Bates St stabbing suspect arraigned; victim recovering

Posted at 8:25 PM, May 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-10 20:25:03-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A man was arraigned in court one day after police say he violently stabbed someone in Grand Rapids.

Glen Relerford, 53, was charged with assault with a dangerous weapon. He’s being held on a $50,000 bond.

Monday evening, police say they found Relerford with another man who had been stabbed in the chest on Bates St SE.

The victim – a 49-year-old man – was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. He is recovering, according to police.

Relerford is scheduled to be in court again May 30.