ROYAL OAK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) — Michigan State Police are investigating a stabbing assault at a hotel in Royal Oak Township Saturday.
On July 4 around 6 a.m., troopers responded to the Baymont Inn in the Charter Township of Royal Oak for a stabbing.
Assault: On 07/04 at approximately 6 00 AM troopers responded to the Baymont Inn in the Charter Township of Royal Oak for a stabbing. Preliminary investigation revealed that the victim and suspect got into a fight on the third floor hallway. pic.twitter.com/3q1ZzIIeob— MSP Metro Detroit (@mspmetrodet) July 4, 2020
A preliminary investigation revealed that the 49-year-old male victim and suspect got into a fight on the third floor hallway.
The victim was stabbed multiple times, according to MSP. Both victim and suspect left prior to trooper arrival.
The 49-year-old man was found on the Detroit side of 8 Mile at a gas station. He is in serious condition at a local hospital, MSP says.
Troopers are continuing the investigation.
Anyone who witnessed the incident can call the Metro North Post at 248-584-5740.