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Suspect accused of attacking 3 family members dies nearly week after incident

Published: Oct. 11, 2021 at 2:34 PM HST|Updated: Oct. 11, 2021 at 2:41 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The man accused of slashing his parents and his brother with a utility knife on Oahu’s North Shore last week has died.

Shayde Bennett-Jeremiah, 29, allegedly attacked his family at their home on Wehiwa Way on Tuesday morning.

The attack sent his mom, dad and brother to a hospital in stable condition. However, Bennett-Jeremiah collapsed after officers handcuffed him. He was hospitalized in critical condition.

[Read a related report: 3 family members injured in North Shore attack that also left suspect critically injured]

Honolulu police confirmed he died overnight Sunday into Monday after family members decided to remove him from life support.

His exact cause of death is under investigation.

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