Sheriff: Suspect arrested after woman cut with knife in St. Joseph Co.

Posted at 7:24 AM, Oct 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-23 07:25:23-04

PARK TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A suspect is facing charges after a woman suffered a knife wound to her neck.

It happened late Tuesday night around 7:31 p.m. in the 53000 block of North Fisher Lake Road in park Township for a reported assault between family members.

The suspect fled the scene before officers arrived but was tracked down with the help of a K9.

Deputies say the victim, a 21-year-old woman, suffered a stab wound to her neck but is expected to be okay.

The suspect, a 23-year-old man, was taken to the St Joseph County Jail where he was charged with assault with intent to commit murder and interfering with 911.