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Deputies: Man stabbed after argument in Summit Township

Posted at 10:53 AM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 10:53:14-04

SUMMIT TWP., Mich. — A man faces attempted murder charges after an argument led to another man being stabbed in Summit Township on Wednesday afternoon.

Deputies say it happened around 3:22 p.m. at a home on Turnbridge Road, near Robinson Road.

A 55-year-old man was at the home when he and a 33-year-old acquaintance reportedly got into an argument. It was reportedly during that fight the 33-year-old grabbed "an unknown object" and began to stab the older man as he tried to run away, deputies said.

"The victim sustained several severe cuts to the face and neck area," a news release said.

The victim was taken to the University of Michigan Hospital with life-threatening injuries. As of Thursday morning, he remained in critical condition.

The 33-year-old was arrested. He's currently at the Jackson County jail on charges of attempted murder.

Neither man has been identified.

The investigation has been handed over to the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office.

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