Garfield Twp. Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Another Man with Knife

Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Monday after they say he attacked another man with a knife.

Deputies arrested a 40-year-old Garfield Township man for an assault with a knife which resulted in a one-inch long cut to the arm of a 49-year-old Garfield Township man. The victim had his arm bandaged by medical personnel on scene, but did not seek further medical treatment.

The knife was recovered and was found to have a three-inch long blade. Deputies say both the victim and suspect had been consuming alcohol prior to the assault.

Deputies took the 40-year-old man to the Grand Traverse County Jail for felonious assault.