1 hospitalized in Grand Rapids stabbing; suspect arrested

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police say a person was severely injured in a stabbing in northwest Grand Rapids Tuesday night.

Grand Rapids Police Sgt. Dan Adams confirmed to News 8 that it happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday on National Avenue NW between Jackson and Sibley streets.

He said the victim was taken to the hospital with a severe injury and underwent surgery. Their current condition is unknown.

One suspect was taken into custody, according to Adams.

Police did not provide any information on what led to the stabbing, which remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call GRPD at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.


**Correction: It was reported in a previous version of this story that the stabbing happened on Gold Avenue on the city’s southwest side, which was incorrect. The story has since been corrected.**