Mancelona Man Facing Charges After Police Say He Stabbed Girlfriend

A Mancelona man is facing charges after police say he stabbed his girlfriend and got into a standoff with police.

Kalkaska Department of Public Safety officers were called to an apartment complex on north Cedar Street early Tuesday morning.

They say the man was arguing with his girlfriend when he stabbed her in the lower back.

She has since been released from the hospital for a non-life threatening injury.

Police tracked down the suspect, and after a short standoff  he was arrested.

He’s now facing several assault charges.