Police arrest one following alleged assault

IRON RIVER — An Iron Riverresident has been arrested in connection to an assault that happened Thursdayafternoon outside the Ace Hardware Store.

Officers from the Iron River Police Department say they responded to a report of an incident in which one person assaulted another person with a knife just after 2 p.m. Officers arrived on scene to find the suspect attempting to leave the scene.

The suspect threw the knife from the vehicle when officers conducted a traffic stop. Several guns and approximately 4,000 rounds of ammunition were confiscated from the vehicle.

The 45-year-old Iron River resident was charged with felonious assault, carrying a concealed weapon and domestic violence. The suspect is currently lodged at the Iron County Jail awaiting arraignment.

The Caspian Police Department assisted officers at the scene.