West Melbourne Woman Throws Knives, Barricades Herself in Apartment

Woman throws knives at boyfriend in West Melbourne, Florida.
Woman throws knives at boyfriend in West Melbourne, Florida.

WEST MELBOURNE, Florida – A woman was arrested after throwing knives at her fiance and his father, according to the West Melbourne Police Department.

Karena Danille Jones, 30, was arrested Saturday at approximately 8:00 p.m. for Battery Domestic Violence.

Jones barricaded herself in the apartment that she shares with her finance, the report said. She unlocked the door for police and was detained, according to the affidavit.

The victim said Jones punched him on the right side of his head and officers observed redness from the injury, the affidavit said.

Soon after that, Jones started throwing knives in the apartment, according to the report.

“The altercation lead to the defendant throwing knives at the victim’s father, who was cut on the left elbow,” the officer said.

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Jones was transported to the Brevard County Jail. She was released Monday morning after posting $1,000 bond.

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Scott Lee travels between Brevard County and Indian River County and has been writing for various publications for approximately 30 years. Lee also writes for Sebastian Daily covering Vero Beach and Florida news. Currently, he covers Palm Bay, West Melbourne, and the Melbourne area.
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