Female suspect in fatal stabbing in GR now in custody

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A female suspect in a fatal stabbing in Grand Rapids is in custody.

It happened early Friday, August 28th just before 1am at the Millbrook Apartments in the 900 block of Pastiche Drive.

Police were called to the home after recieving a stabbing report. When they arrived they found James Arthur Washington had been stabbed several times. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Witnesses told police that Washington had been in a fight with the female inside the apartment. Police say that she stabbed him before fleeing the scene.

Still anyone with information about this incident is urged to call police.