Skip to main content

MN woman found dead in Arizona home; father calls her a 'perfect child'

  • Author:
  • Updated:
    Original:

The distraught parents of a Minnesota woman slain in Arizona have described her as "the perfect child."

The body of Allison Feldman, 31, was found at a home in Scottsdale on Wednesday afternoon, with local police opening a homicide investigation, according to AZ Central.

Feldman is a former Minnetonka High School student who left Minnesota to study at the University of Arizona, and has been working in the Scottsdale area, FOX 9 notes.

Her parents still live in Minnesota, and father Harley Feldman described his daughter as "fun-loving and driven," as well as having a "big heart."

"She has a boyfriend, business is good. She had a review, customers love her, everything is upbeat, everything," he told ABC 15 in Arizona.

"The only thing I can say is she was a perfect child," he added.

Police aren't releasing details about how Feldman was killed and have no suspects at this time.

The family plans to hold services for Feldman in Minnesota.

Next Up

Screen Shot 2022-01-28 at 10.38.41 PM

North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem dead at 68

His office announced he had passed away 'unexpectedly' Friday.

Karl-Anthony Towns, Chris Finch

Suns get hot, Timberwolves fall in Phoenix

A scorching performance in the fourth quarter sent the Wolves to a loss in the desert.

Mats Zuccarello

Zuccarello helps Wild spoil Lundqvist's retirement party

After Henrik Lundqvist's jersey was hung to the rafters, Zuccarello led a 3-2 win.

Screen Shot 2022-01-28 at 5.04.00 PM

David Arquette gives shoutout to MN's F1rst Wrestling on James Corden show

The Hollywood actor wrestled at at a F1rst Wrestling show at First Avenue in early 2019.

Best Buy - jjbers, Flickr

6 charged in Black Friday mass thefts at Twin Cities Best Buys

The group stole from three Best Buy stores that afternoon, the charges say.

Nicollet County Bell Jan 2022 4

Thieves steal large bell from rural MN church, don't get far with it

The bell was found in a ditch with tow ropes around it.

covid

COVID: More help coming to Minnesota hospitals, Walz says

More than 200 medical professionals are coming to help at short-staffed hospitals.

Screen Shot 2022-01-28 at 9.04.12 AM

Suspect arrested after falling asleep in vehicle at rest stop

The man was sleeping in a stolen vehicle in the parking lot of an I-94 rest area.

DOminos pizza flickr mr blue maumau

Charges: Edina man threatened to shoot up Domino's Pizza

He claimed a delivery driver had flipped him off, the charges say.

carvana vending machine

Carvana seeking to build vehicle vending machine in Twin Cities

The online car dealership submitted a letter of intent to buy land in the metro to build a fulfillment center.

Kwesi Adofo-Mensah

Coller: New Vikings GM Adofo-Mensah needs to be ruthless

Kwesi Adofo-Mensah needs to make some big, difficult decisions, writes Matthew Coller.

Patrick Graham

Report: Vikings to interview Giants' Patrick Graham for head coach

Graham coached with the Patriots under Bill Belichick for six years.

Related