Ishpeming man arrested for felonious assault after stabbing incident in Marquette

MARQUETTE — An Ishpeming man was arrested Wednesday night after allegedly stabbing a man in Marquette.

Christapher Francis Larson, 20, of Marquette was arrested after Marquette City Police responded to a complaint of felonious assault around 9:55 p.m. along the 400 block of West Hampton Street in Marquette. When officers arrived, they made contact with the victim, who had a laceration on his arm and reported being assaulted with a knife inside the residence, police said.

Police executed a search warrant at the location and the suspect weapon and suspected drugs were located. As a result of the investigation, Larson was arrested at the scene at lodged at the Marquette County Jail for felonious assault, according to the Marquette City Police Department.

The victim’s injury was non-life threatening and he was treated and released from UP Health System-Marquette. The Marquette Police Department was assisted by the Marquette City Fire Department, Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, Michigan State Police and UPHS EMS.