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Man Charged for Armed Robbery, Stabbing 70-Year-Old Man


Lansing police have arrested a man accused of stabbing a 70-year-old man several times then stealing his car.

Police arrested 23-year-old Mario Derose early Tuesday morning.

It all unfolded Monday night inside the victim's home on the 100 block of South Holmes. Police found the man on the floor suffering from stab wounds to his neck and upper body. He told officers he had been attacked by an acquaintance.

He was charged with assault with intent to murder, unlawfully driving away an automobile and armed robbery. He's due back in court early next week.

The victim is expected to recover.

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