KDPS: Life-threatening wound after stabbing


KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Kalamazoo police say a man sustained life-threatening wound when he was stabbed Wednesday evening.

It happened before 6:18 p.m. in the 800 block of Burrell Avenue near Ada Street, according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety.

Officers responding to a report of the incident found a 44-year-old victim with a stab wound to the chest. He was rushed to Bronson Methodist Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A suspect had not been arrested as of about 8 p.m.

It’s not yet clear what led up to the stabbing. Detectives are investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call KDPS at 269.337.8994 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

The victim’s name was not immediately released.

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