Phoenix man pleads guilty in wife's death

Ina Ronquillo

Phoenix man pleads guilty in wife's death

CREATED Oct. 22, 2013

PHOENIX (AP) - A Phoenix man has pleaded guilty to second-degree in the death of his wife.
   
A Maricopa County Superior Court spokeswoman says Anthony Rinaldi entered his plea Tuesday in the 2011 death of 28-year-old Amanda Blaies-Rinaldi.
   
Judge Rosa Mroz set sentencing for Nov. 26.
   
Phoenix police arrested Rinaldi after his wife's body was discovered in their Ahwatukee home.
   
Firefighters had responded to a call from a child that someone had been shot.
   
When responders arrived at the house, they discovered the body and two children inside the home.
   
The children were not harmed.

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