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One person hospitalized in critical condition after stabbing at mobile home park

Posted at 9:26 PM, Mar 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-01 21:26:43-05

SPARTA, Mich — One person was hospitalized after a stabbing in Sparta Sunday.

Investigators tell FOX 17 it happened shortly before 10:30 a.m. at the Glenwood Estates Mobile Home Park.

A man was taken to the hospital in critical condition, but according to officials, is expected to survive. Investigators tell FOX 17 the victim and suspect were acquaintances and that the stabbing is not believed to be domestic-related.

The suspect was taken into custody following a traffic stop a short time after the stabbing. Their name has not been released, and the Kent County Prosecutor's Office will review the case to determine charges.

A motive for that stabbing has not been released.

Police say there is no threat to public safety following the incident.