Two stabbed in Cassopolis, juvenile suspect arrested
CASSOPOLIS, Mich. – A reported fight in Cassopolis turned into a stabbing that left two people injured Tuesday night, according to the Cassopolis Police Department.
Police say officers were dispatched to a fight on Water Street around 10:45 p.m. but were unable to locate the fight.
Less than a minute later, officers were called to a stabbing on South O’Keefe Street, approximately one block away from the original call.
Officials say they located two males who had been stabbed, a 15-year-old and a 20-year-old.
The 20-year-old victim sought his own treatment for his injuries. The 15-year-old victim was taken by ambulance to Borgess Lee Hospital in Dowagiac then airlifted to Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo.
The younger victim is in stable condition.
Officers say a 15-year-old suspect was arrested and taken to a juvenile detention facility.
The case is still being investigated.