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Police: Man hit with baseball bat, stabbed during party fight

Isabella County Sheriff's Office

A 21-year-old man was stabbed in the abdomen and hit in the face with a baseball bat after a group of people returned to a party in Bluegrass Apartments and began spraying everyone with pepper spray. 

Isabella Count Sheriff's Deputies said the suspects left before police arrived at the scene just after midnight Sunday. Police are still searching for the suspects. 

According to a press release from the Isabella County Sheriff’s Office, officers responded to a call of a person in a parking lot holding a gun. When they arrived, that person was nowhere to be found. Police were later advised that a stabbing had occurred in one of the apartments. 

Police suspect that during a party, a group of people left and later returned with pepper spray, baseball bats and a knife. During the skirmish, several people sustained minor injuries. 

The man who was stabbed was taken to the hospital. His injuries are not life threatening. 

This is still an open investigation. If anyone has more information, contact the Isabella County Sheriff’s Office at (989)-772-5911.