A man accused of stabbing his sister and father in a Sandy home is behind bars following his arrest here in Saint George.
St George Police along with the Highway Patrol Arrested Sione Vaitai after a brief chase yesterday morning which also caused a nearby school to be placed on lockdown status. Local Authorities received a tip from police in Sandy that Vaitai could be in the area. It didn’t take long before law enforcement located the suspect and began a stakeout, planning how to take Vaitai safely into custody. When officers made their move Vaitai fled in a pickup truck. The chase ended after police initiated pit maneuver. Near North Mall Drive The victims in the Friday stabbing incident are both recovering at the hospital and are in stable condition.