Flint stabbing suspect subdued by police stun gun, dies - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Flint stabbing suspect subdued by police stun gun, dies

Posted:

FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- A 46-year-old man suspected in a double stabbing in Flint has died after police officers used a stun gun to subdue him.

The man was confronted Wednesday afternoon after barricading himself in a home.

State police Lt. David Kaiser says "there was forced used to take him into custody ... and the officers did have to use force to get the knife out of his hand."

WJRT-TV reports that the stun gun was used at least twice. An autopsy will be performed to determine how the man died.

The newspaper reports that a 51-year-old woman was listed in stable condition at a hospital and 52-year-old man was in critical condition after suffering stab wounds.
 

Powered by Frankly