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Officers Arrest CMU Student Accused Of Threatening Roommates

A Central Michigan University student accused of threatening his roommates has been arrested.

CMU Police Department received a call about an assault just before midnight Monday.

The caller said they were assaulted by their roommate on the 7th floor of Wheeler Hall.

Officers determined the caller was hit by the suspect.

The suspect then threatened another roommate with a pocket knife before leaving the scene.

Officers were able to track down the 18-year-old male suspect with the help of surveillance video and eye witnesses.

The suspect was arrested around 2:00 a.m. south of campus near the southbound expressway.

He was lodged in the Isabella County Jail on two counts of domestic assault and one count of aggravated assault with a weapon.

No one involved needed medical attention.

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