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Michigan man charged with attempted murder in Amtrak stabbings
Michigan man charged with attempted murder in Amtrak stabbings

A 44-year-old Michigan man has been charged with four counts of attempted murder after he slashed several people aboard an Amtrak train in Michigan, police said Saturday. Michael Darnell Williams of Saginaw was arrested after officers used a stun gun to subdue him aboard the train in Niles, according to a statement from the Niles Police Department. Officers were contacted by Amtrak around 7 p.m. on Friday and asked to confront a passenger who was "acting odd and becoming agitated" aboard the train, police said. When the train pulled into the Niles station in southwest Michigan, officers were met by a crush of a passengers attempting to flee the train. There were 172...

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