Bay City Man Charged with Attempted Murder in Grand Traverse County

A Bay City man is facing attempted murder charges after the Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office says he stabbed and held a Traverse City man at gunpoint.

Police say the Bay City man entered the victim’s apartment in Garfield Township just after midnight Tuesday. At some point, the Bay City man began stabbing the victim in the wrist. The victim managed to escape and call 911.

According to police, the suspect was found injured, laying in the grass near the apartment.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for his injuries.

The Bay City man was treated at Munson and lodged in the Grand Traverse County Jail and charged with attempted murder, unlawful imprisonment, felony firearms and felonious assault.

Police are still investigating the situation.