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UPDATE: Man charged with assault in Lansing stabbing

Posted at 1:34 PM, Dec 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-27 12:09:17-05

Bimal Magar has been charged with one count of felonious assault in the stabbing of another man.

Magar, 22, was arraigned on felonious assault charges on Wednesday in 54-A District Court.

His bail is set at $5,000 cash/surety, according to police.

Magar is scheduled for a probable cause hearing at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 3.

Magar and the victim, who had a minor cut wound to the stomach, are related.

They were in an apartment and began arguing, which then turned physical. Magar is said to have cut the victim with a knife during the fight, according to the Lansing Police Department.

Officers arrested Magar and took him to the Lansing Police Detention facility.


A person is in custody after a stabbing on Richwood Street.

Lansing police say that two men got into an argument when the stabbing happened.

Both are expected to be okay.