Man arrested after threatening Dowagiac homeowner with knife

Dowagiac, Mich. A man is behind bars after a homeowner says she was threatened with a knife in her Cass County home.

According to authorities, it happened late Saturday night in the 600 block of Spruce Street in Dowagiac.

The victim said a former acquaintance came to her home, and they got into a fight.

She told officers the suspect then forced his way into her home and grabbed a knife from her kitchen to threaten her, then ran off.

Officers were still at the scene investigating, when the suspect came back to the house and was arrested.

He's charged with home invasion and felonious assault.

No one was hurt in the incident.

The suspect's name is being withheld until his arraignment.

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