29-year-old facing murder charges in stabbing death at Adrian Meijer
Alarick Guajardo remains in custody at the Lenawee County Jail awaiting his arraignment in District Court
ADRIAN, Mich. (WTVG) - Authorities in Adrian have confirmed the identity of the man accused of stabbing someone to death in a Meijer on Wednesday afternoon.
Alarik Guajardo, 29, of Adrian, faces charges of Open Murder, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, and Carrying a Dangerous Weapon with Unlawful Intent, stemming from the stabbing death of an 85-year-old man in the sporting goods section of the Meijer in Adrian. He is being held at the Lenawee County Jail pending his arraignment in District Court.
Police say it does not appear that Guajardo knew the victim and they are still investigating a possible motive for the stabbing.
The Lenawee County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to an initial call to the store just after 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. Inside they found Guajardo being held at gunpoint by a CPL holder. He was taken into custody.
The 85-year-old victim was found with multiple stab wounds to his head and neck. He was a resident of Lenawee County.
Copyright 2020 WTVG. All rights reserved.