KDPS: Woman arrested for stabbing man in chest

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman who police say stabbed a man in the chest was arrested Wednesday.

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety said 23-year-old Shelby Perry was arrested without incident in the area of Arthur Avenue Wednesday.

The stabbing happened early Saturday, Oct. 20 in the 1300 block of Fox Ridge Drive near Alamo Avenue in Kalamazoo.

Police said that a 19-year-old man was taken to the hospital in critical condition with puncture wounds in his chest. 

Authorities identified Perry as the suspect in the stabbing. She was believed to be armed with a knife and was considered dangerous. 

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