US Police seek Vaitai who allegedly stabbed father, sister during dispute

SANDY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Police are looking for a man accused of assaulting his father and juvenile sister during an argument at a home in Sandy on Friday night.

Sgt. Jason Nielsen of Sandy City Police said 26-year-old Sione Vaitai was involved in a dispute near 10200 S. Mount View Dr. around 10:15 p.m.

Sometime during the argument, Vaitai obtained a large knife and stabbed his father and the sister.

When police arrived, Vaitai had already left the residence.

Both the father and the sister were transported in critical condition to local hospitals.

Vaitai is believe to be driving a white 2009 Chevrolet Silverado with license plate X384BF.

The truck has extended side walls built out of wood in the bed of the truck.

Vaitai is described as a Polynesian male, 6′ 0” tall, weighs 300 pounds and has dark hair. He is believed to be armed and dangerous.

If you locate Vaitai, please call 911.

Police continue to investigate the incident, there are no other details being released at this time.

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