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IRON MOUNTAIN, MI - A Niagra man has been charged in connection with an armed robbery in Iron Mountain. According to the Daily News, 35-year old Gene Rigo Hebert is accused of joining 17-year old Jacelin Sims and a 26-year old Florida woman in robbing a West Brown Street resident at knifepoint. They were arrested March 8th in Pennsylvania. Iron Mountain Police say the suspects stole medical marijuana and cash. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries while attempting to resist the suspects.

ESCANABA, MI--   A preliminary hearing is set for a Ford River Township man accused of stabbing an Escanaba man. 

Thomas Hanley, 73, allegedly stabbed the 44-year-old victim Saturday night at Hanley’s residence on M-35.  The victim was taken to OSF St. Francis Hospital for treatment.

Hanley is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and resisting and obstructing an officer.  He remains lodged in the Delta County Jail in lieu of a $100,000 bond.

His preliminary exam is set for Thursday in Delta County District Court. 

FORD RIVER TOWNSHIP, MI--   An Escanaba man is accused of committing felonious assault in Ford River Township over the weekend.  

State Police from the Gladstone Post say the incident happened Saturday around 8:45 p.m.  Troopers responded after receiving a 911 call that a stabbing had occurred inside a residence. 

The victim—a 44-year-old Escanaba man—was taken to OSF St. Francis Hospital for treatment.  The 73-year-old suspect was arrested at the scene and lodged at the Delta County Jail.

Names have not yet been released, pending arraignment. 

Iron River man's murder trial given a change of venue

Feb 27, 2014

GRAND FORKS, ND (AP)--   A Michigan man accused of fatally stabbing his friend at an oil field crew camp in North Dakota will stand trial in Grand Forks rather than in Williston, North Dakota. 

The trial for Ryan Anderson of Iron River also has been rescheduled for late July and early August.

Anderson is charged with murder for the March 2013 stabbing death of Christopher King during an alcohol-fueled dispute at a crew camp northeast of Williston.  He's pleaded not guilty.

IRON MOUNTAIN, MI--   Trial has been scheduled for a Dickinson County man accused of stabbing a sheriff’s deputy in the back. 

Andrew Bray, 75, is charged with assault with intent to murder and carrying a concealed weapon.  He allegedly attacked the deputy during the Continental Cup Ski Jumping Tournament at Pine Mountain in Breitung Township in February. 

This week the defense said there wasn’t enough evidence to support the prosecution’s case, but a judge disagreed.  A five-day trial is set for January 13 in Dickinson County Circuit Court. 

MASONVILLE TOWNSHIP, MI--   A Delta County man who was stabbed by his stepdaughter has been arrested after police found a pot in his home.  

State Police from the Gladstone Post were called Wednesday around 11 p.m. to a residence in Masonville Township on a report of domestic violence.  A 20-year-old woman had allegedly stabbed her 64-year-old stepfather.  Troopers determined she was possibly acting in self-defense. 

Officers found the knife used in the stabbing and a marijuana growing operation in the house.  An undisclosed amount of marijuana was seized by troopers.

WEST BRANCH TOWNSHIP, MI--   A Marquette County woman faces felony charges, following a stabbing in West Branch Township.  

Troopers from the Negaunee Post say the incident happened Saturday around 11:15 a.m.  An adult male and female in a dating relationship were apparently arguing when the woman grabbed a knife and stabbed the man. 

The victim was taken to Marquette General Hospital, treated and released.  The woman was lodged in the Marquette County Jail, pending review of charges by the Prosecutor’s Office. 

IRON MOUNTAIN, MI--   A Wisconsin man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing incident at a flea market in Iron Mountain over the weekend.  

Clifford Lemanski, 62, of Niagara was arraigned Monday in Dickinson County District Court on charges of carrying a concealed weapon and assault with a dangerous weapon.  He allegedly assaulted another man at the flea market with a knife on Saturday. 

Lemanski remains lodged at the Dickinson County Jail.  A preliminary hearing has not yet been set. 

DULUTH, MN (AP)--   Minnesota police have arrested a Michigan woman suspected of fatally stabbing another woman. 

Duluth police were called to a residence Sunday just before noon on a report of a stabbing. They found the victim, who later died at a hospital.

The suspect, who knew the victim, was found in a rear bedroom. The 29-year-old, identified as Nicole Revello of Marquette, was arrested on a tentative charge of second-degree murder.

The victim has been identified as 46-year-old Lisa Kay Davis of Duluth.

An autopsy is pending. 

MARINETTE, WI--   A preliminary hearing is set for a Peshtigo, Wisconsin man accused of killing his girlfriend last month.  

Brent Kaempf, 48, is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of Trish Waschbisch, 45, at their home April 28. 

Kaempf was taken into custody and held at the Milwaukee County Jail, then transferred to the Marinette County Jail.  His preliminary exam is scheduled for June 27.

Waschbisch was the interim director of Rainbow House—a domestic violence shelter in Marinette. 

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