A man in his early 20s has been arrested in connection with the murder of 29-year-old Lauren Heike.
Heike’s body was found close to a neighborhood near Mayo Boulevard and Scottsdale Road on Saturday.
She had been hiking on Friday morning when she was attacked from behind.
The suspect’s name has not been released, but police say he was living in an apartment about a mile south of the scene of the crime.
Exclusive images obtained by Telemundo Arizona show the moment he was arrested at his home.
The suspect is being interviewed by homicide detectives at police headquarters.
Police are not yet revealing specifics about the case but say more information will be available soon.