Dowagiac man attacked by man armed with box cutter


By: Jon Zimney

A Dowagiac, Mich., man was injured after being attacked by another man armed with a box cutter early Saturday morning, June 13.

Cass County sheriff’s deputies were called to a home in the 30000 block of M-62 in Silver Creek Township around 1 a.m. on Saturday, according to a news release from the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.

They found the 29-year-old victim has multiple lacerations caused by an edged weapon. The victim told police another man attacked him with a box cutter.

The victim was taken to Borgess Lee Memorial Hospital in Dowagiac.

A 24-year-old suspect was arrested and is being held in the Cass County Jail, according to the news release. His name will be released after he is arraigned.