Crime Police: Man breaks into apartment, attacks woman with sword

20:52  12 january  2018
20:52  12 january  2018 Source:   ap.org

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(AP) - Police say a man broke into an apartment in southern Michigan and attacked the mother of his 13-year-old child with a sword . The Battle Creek Police Department says the 35-year-old woman is in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times early Friday with a 3-foot (1-meter) sword .

– Police say a man broke into an apartment in southern Michigan and attacked the mother of his 13-year-old child with a sword . The Battle Creek Police Department says the 35-year-old woman is in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times early Friday with a 3-foot (1-meter) sword .

  Police: Man breaks into apartment, attacks woman with sword © iStockphoto/Getty Images

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Police say a man broke into an apartment in southern Michigan and attacked the mother of his 13-year-old child with a sword.

The Battle Creek Police Department says the 35-year-old woman is in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times early Friday with a 3-foot (1-meter) sword. She was taken to a hospital, where she underwent surgery. The sword was found at the scene.

Police say the 35-year-old man fled, but was identified to investigators by the child. He was spotted a short time later by a Kalamazoo County sheriff's deputy near Kalamazoo and was taken into custody without incident. He has been jailed and is expected to face charges.

The attack is under investigation.

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