DETROIT (WJBK) - A fatal stabbing has occurred on Detroit's west side Sunday afternoon where a 42-year-old woman was found stabbed to death inside of her home.
Police say the victim's brother went over to the house for a family gathering in the 12000 block of Heyden. When he arrived, he found the door already open and found the woman in the basement, lying on the floor with a severe cut on the left side of her throat. She was pronounced dead.
Police say the suspect is the woman's son.
Police say the son also stole his mother's car, a 2007 Dodge Charger and crashed it before stabbing two more people.
Police also linked the suspect to a stabbing in the 10000 block of Rosemary, where police say the suspect got into an altercation and stabbed the victim in the hand. A man was also found critically wounded from a stabbing in the 18000 block of Wilshire.
The suspect was found in a vacant house on Promenade Street and is in police custody.
Police haven't yet given the name of the suspect, or said if the man knew the other two stabbing victims.
This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 2 for updates.