San Jose Police Investigate 23rd and 24th Homicides of the Year After Tragic Stabbing

San Jose police have stated that the stabbing deaths of a woman and her great-grandson were isolated incidents, assuring the general public that there is no ongoing threat.

The tragic incident occurred at the Vista apartment complex on Parkmoor Avenue near Menker Avenue in the Buena Vista neighborhood.

The discovery of the deceased woman and young boy was made during a welfare check on Friday at around 10 a.m. As of now, the authorities have not released any information regarding a suspect or motive.

Officer Steve Aponte expressed the community’s pain and trauma, particularly in a close-knit city like San Jose, where people often know one another.

The Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office will disclose the victims’ identities after confirming and notifying their next of kin.

Regrettably, these deaths mark the 23rd and 24th homicides in San Jose this year.

Anyone with relevant information is encouraged to get in touch with Detective Sergeant Vallejo and Detective Harrington via email at and or by calling 408-277-5283.

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