Leelanau Co. Man Charged with Assault

Last week we told you about the man police say stabbed someone and punched his daughter in Leelanau County.

Felix Almendarez is now charged with assault.

The sheriff’s office says it happened last Wednesday at a home in Elmwood Township.

Deputies say Almendarez got angry after a male friend came to see his daughter.

They say he punched his daughter and stabbed the man when he tried to intervene.

The victim is recovering from a collapsed lung at the hospital.