Holland woman stabbed to death; suspect arrested

Posted at 3:00 PM, Oct 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-09 22:36:23-04

HOLLAND, Mich. - Authorities say a suspect is in custody after a woman was stabbed to death Monday.

Police were called to the 200 block of W. 14th Street at about 1:30 p.m. on reports of a medical emergency.  The woman, a 37-year-old Holland resident, was found dead from multiple stab wounds.

Keith Williams, from Holland DPS

Police say that witnesses told them that the woman's boyfriend, Keith Williams, 56, fled from the scene.  At about 6:10 p.m. Monday, a Michigan State Police trooper spotted Williams driving north on US-31 just south of Holland.

He was pulled over in the Family Fare parking lot on South Washington and taken into custody without incident, police said.

The victim's name was not released.