17-year-old arrested for Detroit stabbing that left man in critical condition

Posted at 3:55 PM, Aug 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-31 16:00:25-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Police arrested a 17-year-old involved in a stabbing that left a man in critical condition early Friday morning.

Around 3:58 a.m., the 17-year-old suspect stabbed the 25-year-old victim on the 12000 block of Birwood. The victim suffered a critical stab wound, was taken to a local hospital and listed in critical condition.

The suspect was placed in police custody and taken to the Detroit Detention Center for processing.

Police say the exact motive for the incident is unknown at this time.