A boy from Sugar Island, Michigan has come to his mother’s rescue after her boyfriend attacked her on Monday morning.
Fox 2 Detroit reports the boy was fearful for his mother’s life and grabbed a knife. He stabbed his mother’s boyfriend four times in the back. Previously, the man fired multiple shots towards the floor.
Authorities were notified around midnight to investigate the situation. Sheriff Michael Bitnar recalled the boy stabbed the attacker and escaped with his mother through the back door. The attacker continued to fire more shots towards the pair as they ran to St.Mary’s River.
Although the suspect was on the run while police found the mother and son, he was apprehended and taken into custody. He was treated for stab wounds and his name was not released.
The suspect faces multiple felonies such as felonious assault, aggravated domestic assualt, reckless discharge of a firearm and felony firearm possession.