Officers recall discovering victim, seemingly bewildered husband in 1997 murder case

On January 16, 1997, Phoenix police officers responded to the Falater home after a neighbor called 911 to report seeing a man, who they believed to be Scott Falater, drowning his wife in their pool.
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Assault and are now warning in the pool. Officers stand which begins at ten to her horrible. Just looking for longer it was like like Pincus colors though who knew it was a bad. And since I picture and saw. The water go dark gray and Dallas my heart it's saying. Sort of stand with us he was addressing. Her mellow pulling her and that's nice reversal scuffle leader. I saw him from outside. I approached Arcadia glass door that was partially open. We step then. And Smart card almost immediately I recognize scuffle later the top of the stairs wearing crisp white T shirt red flannel. Janice do. And he made remarks to the status. What's going what do you do in my house why are you here it's hopelessly confused at first the kept asking what is going on all they reduce you'll get down you know shut up get down. I pollster like John this. Handcuffed him. They asked me how many people are in the house he told us for we asked him Hulu and services family his wife two kids and himself. What that point has served his wife in this one aboard jumped over the backed law that surprised me. I heard from officer Lee again you know yelling and giving verbal commands. That point I had checked her pulse Campbell on her neck both both wrists time wasn't getting. With the amount of luck I knew that she was gone.

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