Ethan Hunsaker, 24, was booked into the Davis County Jail on one count of murder.
According to the Layton Police, just after 3 a.m. May 24 officers responded to a 911 call from Hunsaker saying he had killed a person inside his residence near 1300 N. Reid Avenue. When they arrived they located a woman lying on the floor of the home with multiple stab wounds to her torso. Despite efforts to revive her, she was pronounced dead at the scene.
Hunsaker was cooperative with officers and was taken into custody. Hunsaker told police he had met the victim on Tinder late in the evening of May 23. As of press time investigators were still trying to determine a motive behind the attack but it appears to be unprovoked, police said.
The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Ashlyn Black of Layton.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact Layton Police Department at 801-497-8300, reference case #20-06994.