Anthony Rinaldi pleads guilty in 2011 death of wife, Amanda Blaies-Rinaldi

PHOENIX - A Phoenix man has pleaded guilty to second-degree in the death of his wife.

A Maricopa County Superior Court spokeswoman says Anthony Rinaldi entered his plea Tuesday in the 2011 death of 28-year-old Amanda Blaies-Rinaldi.

Judge Rosa Mroz set sentencing for Nov. 26.

Phoenix police arrested Rinaldi after his wife's body was discovered in their Ahwatukee home.

Firefighters had responded to a call from a child that someone had been shot.

When responders arrived at the house, they discovered the body and two children inside the home.

The children were not harmed.

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