SCOTTSDALE (3TV/CBS 5) -- A husband is in custody after trying to murder his wife at his Scottsdale home early Thursday morning, according to police.

It happened near 105th Street and Raintree Drive around 6 a.m.

[VIDEO: Police investigating after woman stabbed in Scottsdale]

Police said 55-year-old Robert Trudeau was with his wife and teenage son when he started stabbing his wife multiple times.

As he attacked her, he said he wanted to kill her, police said.

The wife was able to get away and ran from the home with her teenage son.

The victim was taken to a hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

[PDF: Court documents for Robert Trudeau]

When police got to the house, Trudeau refused to come out and a standoff started.

Several police officers and a SWAT unit were seen near the home from our news helicopter.

At around 9:15 a.m., Trudeau was taken into custody.

Trudeau was booked into jail on charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault, kidnapping and resisting arrest.

The investigation is ongoing.

 


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(8) comments

ObeyLaws

Nice to see white people commit a rare crime instead of the Mexicans we read about EVERY DAY...

Shredder

Something isn't right with guy, said Captain Obvious.

bruce

Go easy. Just expressing his rich cultural heritage.

MyOwnMind

Momo.

silicon212

Dude looks like he's been mething around...

fischer66

Pesky dreamer on West side trash? Lol

Dean

Since he is not illegal he will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

sfr8

Waaaaaa!

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