IRON RIVER — An Iron River resident has been arrested in connection to an assault that happened Thursday afternoon 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.