Deputies Arrest Columbia Man for Assault with Knife
COLUMBIA - Boone County deputies responded to a report of a disturbance in the 4300 block of Ludwick Blvd. in southwest Columbia. Upon arrival, officers found six adults in the apartment. One of the adult males had a knife wound on his arm.
After talking with all of the subjects on the scene, officers learned this started as a verbal argument between family members. The argument escalated and resulted with one subject grabbing a box cutter and attacking a third subject. The victim was transported by ambulance and treated for minor injuries at the hospital.
Deputies arrested the suspect, Michael L. Stanley, 43, of Columbia, for one count each of Domestic Assault 2nd Degree and Armed Criminal Action. Deputies also arrested Stanley on an outstanding warrant for Failure to Appear for traffic violations.