Kentwood police investigating break-in, stabbing
KENTWOOD, Mich. — Police are searching for a man who stabbed a woman and punched another in the face after breaking into their apartment.
The home invasion happened around 5:15 a.m. July 2 at Wingate Apartments, located off Shaffer Avenue and Wingate Drive in Kentwood.
Police say the man appears to have got into the second-floor apartment through an unlocked slider before stabbing a woman multiple times and punching another woman in the face.
The woman who was stabbed is in critical condition at an area hospital. Her injuries aren’t considered to be life-threatening.
The suspect ran away from the apartment after the assault. Police attempted a K-9 search but was unsuccessful.
Police are advising people to keep their doors and windows locked and to report any suspicious activity.
Anyone with information on the break-in is asked to call Kentwood police at 616-656-6600 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.