WAYLAND TOWNSHIP, MI (WHTC) -- A man was taken into custody today in relation to a homicide and an assault on Wednesday in Wayland Township. The call came into dispatch at about 12:45 Wednesday afternoon for an assault in progress. The MSP, Allegan County Sheriff’s Department and the Wayland Police Department arrived on scene to find the man running from a residence in the 3000 block of 10th St. They were able to apprehend him quickly. When officers entered the home, they found a 21-year-old woman dead from her wounds and an older woman, who was severely injured. The names of the victims and the suspect have not been released.
Story by: Diane E Coston