Mother and Son Killed, 2 Daughters Injured in Confrontation in Northwest Miami-Dade

Mother and son killed, two daughters critical after confrontation at home

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    The incident happened around 9 p.m. at a home in the area of Northwest 131st Street and 21st Avenue, Miami-Dade Police spokesman Det. Alvaro Zabaleta said.

    A mother and her son were killed and her two daughters were hospitalized after they were stabbed during a confrontation in northwest Miami-Dade Sunday night, police said.

    The incident happened around 9 p.m. at a home in the area of Northwest 131st Street and 21st Avenue, Miami-Dade Police spokesman Det. Alvaro Zabaleta said.

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    Police said Jenetha Jones, 58, and her son, Wade Jones, 23, were stabbed multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene.

    2 Killed, 2 Injured Following Confrontation in Northwest Miami-Dade

    [MI] 2 Killed, 2 Injured Following Confrontation in Northwest Miami-Dade
    Two people were killed and two were hospitalized following some sort of confrontation in northwest Miami-Dade Sunday night, police said.

    Jones' daughters, Natasha, 30, and Taree, 25, were also stabbed multiple times and were rushed to Ryder Trauma Center where they were in critical condition.

    A toddler who was inside a car at the scene was unharmed, Zabaleta said.

    It's unknown what led to the confrontation but Zabaleta said one man, 29-year-old Joseph Teman Swift, is being sought in the killings. Swift is considered armed and dangerous, police said.

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    Zabaleta said police are still investigating the relationship between the victims and the suspect.

    The stabbing came just hours after a 24-year-old man was shot and killed nearby, in the area of Northwest 63rd Street and 18th Avenue.

    Police said they're looking for four men who were in a white minivan with dark tints who may be connected to the shooting.

    Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.