An accused double killer stands before a Maricopa County Superior Court Judge in Phoenix Monday. 37 year old Brandon Southerland is charged with two counts of first degree murder in the stabbings of

his mother and her fiance Saturday night. Police responded to the home to find a woman and the suspect covered in blood as well as a knife and blood strewn about the mobile home. Southerland’s bond is set at  one million dollars. His next court date is a status hearing next Monday.

–Barbara Villa