29-year old Cameroonian-American accused of killing his mother Gladys Mopecha in San Tan Valley, Arizona
According to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the area of San Tan Heights Boulevard and Gary Road around 10 a.m. on Wednesday after a woman was found dead inside her home. She was later identified as 56-year-old Gladis Mophecha.
29-year old Cameroonian-American accused of killing his mother Gladys Mopecha in San Tan Valley, Arizona
PCSO said Mophecha’s adult son, 29-year-old Taboh Mophecha was in the home at the time of the incident and was arrested for first-degree murder and outstanding warrants.
He is facing charges of first-degree murder as well as for outstanding warrants.
Detectives are asking residents in the area to check their security cameras for video of the suspect, a Black male, standing 5’9″ tall, and who may have been walking or riding a black mountain bike with skinny tires sometime between 4:00 pm on Tuesday and 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday.