Suspect arrested in death of man at Gilbert group home
GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of a man at a group home in Gilbert, according to police.
They said 37-year-old Christopher Lambeth has been jailed on suspicion of second-degree murder.
Police responded to an unknown trouble call at the group home facility around 5 a.m. Monday.
When officers arrived, they reported finding 49-year-old Steven Howells dead inside the home.
Police said Howells had obvious injuries, but no details were immediately released.
It’s unclear if Lambeth has a lawyer yet and police said they still are trying to determine what led to the incident.