A Massachusetts man who was spotted in front of a house by a police officer when he was on a woman and repeatedly stabbed her, reportedly died on Thursday night.
The man identified as Erich Stelzer, 25, of Cohasset, is reported to have died on the way to hospital after the police used a stun gun to subdue him, Norfolk District Attorney's office said. Michael W. Morrissey, in a statement from Friday.
Cut injuries ", said the statement. The prosecutor said she had managed to flee Stelzer and get medical treatment, the Boston Globe reported.
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. Details of her medical condition were not immediately available. The name was not disclosed according to Globe.
"It's a really sad thing," said neighbor Ian Lyster to the Patriot-Ledger of Quincy, Mass. "It's really good that the police could stop it right in front of the woman [could have been] killed."
"It's a really sad thing. It is really good that the police could stop it just before the murder of the woman [could have been].
Police of Cohasset arrived at a house on Church Street after receiving a phone call at around 10:00 pm for a "disturbance" reporting to FOX Station.
Police officers deal with case p Cohasset police chief William Quigley , told the Patriot-Ledger of Quincy, Mass.
: "I am proud of the work of the officers," said Chief Quigley. "Although it is very sad that someone has lost his life, my officers have given that A great job. "
" I am proud of the work the officers have done. Although it is very sad that someone died, my officers did a great job under the circumstances.
A source told FOX Station that Stelzer was living with his mother Concerned about her son's mental health.
Meanwhile, Stelzer's father in a Facebook post claimed that the police are not telling the full story of his son's death, reports the Boston Globe.
"My son. Killed by cops. Here comes the cover-up, "wrote Harry Stelzer, according to Globe.
" There was a confrontation in his house last night [violent]"continued his father's Friday post. The police came and brought him four times. 4 He died on the way to the hospital, 25 years old, he was my life, that's not over yet. Let me bury my dead and then the show begins. Rest in peace, son. I love you forever, I hurt myself.
The authorities said an autopsy will determine the cause of Stelzer's death The investigation continues, the district attorney's statement said.