Surprise man arrested for attempted murder after attacking his mother
Surprise, AZ (June 20, 2016) Recently, the Surprise Police arrested Mr. Kevin White, a 23 year man from Surprise, for attempted first degree murder. Mr. White was arrested after attacking his mother, Barbara White, at her home located in the 13200 block of West Lisbon Lane in Surprise.
On Sunday, June 19, 2016, shortly after 7:00 am, the police received a 9-1-1 call from Barbara White, a 50 year old resident of Surprise. Barbara was requesting officers respond to her home after she was assaulted by her son, Kevin White.
Upon arrival, Barbara told the responding officers she was attacked by her son, Kevin White, as she entered her home. Barbara said Kevin struck her multiple times in the head with a 15 pound dumbbell weight and also strangled her near the garage entry way of her residence. Later, Barbara was transported by the Surprise Fire and Medical Department to a local area hospital for treatment. Barbara had received multiple head injuries during the assault.
After fleeing the home, Kevin was located and arrested without further incident at a nearby residence. He was then transported to the Maricopa County 4th Avenue Jail and booked on multiple felony offenses; including one count of attempted 1st degree murder, two counts of Aggravated Assault (domestic violence), one count of Kidnapping, and one count of Burglary in the 1st degree.