A 48-year-old Holland man is in custody after a stabbing near 16th Street and Central Avenue in Holland Tuesday, Oct. 11.

Just after 8 p.m., officers were called to the area on a report of a person screaming. Once on scene, police found a blood trail. They followed it to the area of 17th Street and Columbia Avenue where they found a man with a stab wound to his neck.

Before being taken to the hospital, the 55-year-old Holland man gave police a description of the suspect. A short time later, officers were able to track him down and make an arrest.

The victim was taken to Holland Hospital. He is expected to be OK.

The case remains under investigation. If you have any information, please call the Holland Department of Public Safety at 616-355-1100 or Silent Observer at 1-877-887-4536.