One dead, one injured after a Sunday morning stabbing in an Aventura parking lot

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UPDATE: The arrested suspect, who police believe attacked with a “large kitchen knife,” is David Rodriguez, 49. Rodriguez is charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of attempted first degree murder. The deceased was identified as 49-year-old Michael Kay.

One person’s dead, a second in critical condition and a third in custody after a stabbing in an Aventura Winn-Dixie parking lot Sunday morning.

Aventura police say all three appear to know each other, but released no names from the incident. The Winn-Dixie is in the Promenade Shoppes strip mall at 20355 Biscayne Blvd.

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