AMBER ALERT Issued For 9 Month Old After Mother Stabbed To Death - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: AMBER ALERT Issued For 9 Month Old After Mother Stabbed To Death

Suspect Joseph Lester Suspect Joseph Lester

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) - An Amber alert has been canceled after a slaying suspect on the run with his 9-month old daughter surrendered early today at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup.

Pierce County deputies say the baby is safe, and 23-year-old Joseph Lester is jailed in Tacoma for investigation of the stabbing death of his 21-year-old girlfriend. The sheriff's office says Lester fled with the baby yesterday and left the woman's 2-year-old son unharmed at the University Place home.
    

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