Stabbing victim dies in hospital, suspect arraigned in federal court

Kayden Elizabeth Gilbert

One of the two stabbing victims from an incident that occurred yesterday morning at a Mount Pleasant Apartment has died, police said in a Nov. 17 press release.

Nangonhs Massey, 21, died from her injuries after reportedly being stabbed by 20-year-old Kayden Elizabeth Gilbert. The other victim, a 22-year-old man, remains hospitalized and is in stable condition.

Meanwhile, Gilbert has been arraigned in Federal Court on first-degree murder, assault with a dangerous weapon and assault causing serious bodily injury.

Police reported to the South Oak Street apartment complex at about 2:30 a.m. Gilbert was quickly taken into custody and lodged in the Isabella County Jail.

Police say the case is still ongoing. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident are asked to contact the Mt. Pleasant Police Department’s Anonymous Tip Line at 989-779-9111 or Central Dispatch (989) 773-1000. This is an ongoing and open investigation. Updates will be provided as information becomes available.

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