Avondale police arrested Gustavo Reyes Jr

Avondale police arrested Gustavo Reyes Jr. and charged him with killing his father, Gustavo Reyes Sr.

Avondale Police arrested Gustavo Reyes Jr. Sunday, Jan. 12, and charged him with killing his father.

The younger Reyes, 29  as of Jan. 14, is in jail on charges of second-degree murder and aggravated assault.

James Archer, an Avondale Police spokesman, said police were called at 11 a.m. to a home on West Cocopah Street, near West Buckeye Road and South Avondale Boulevard.

 “During the investigation an adult male, Gustavo Reyes Sr., was found with stab wounds and pronounced deceased,” said Archer.

“The victim’s son, Gustavo Reyes Jr, was arrested on-scene.”

Archer said there are no other suspects.