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Suspect At Large After Reportedly Stabbing Mother, Authorities Say

Jan 21, 2020, 9:04 AM | Updated: 9:06 am
Michael Christensen (Photo provided by Ogden City Police Department)...
Michael Christensen (Photo provided by Ogden City Police Department)
(Photo provided by Ogden City Police Department)

SOUTH OGDEN, Utah – A suspect is at large after a stabbing Tuesday morning, authorities said, and the victim was his mother.

According to the South Ogden Police Department, Michael Christensen, 34, stabbed his 68-year-old mother at approximately 5 a.m. The incident happened in the area of 700 East and 5300 South.

The woman was transported to the hospital and her condition is currently unknown, according to authorities.

Christensen is driving a white Chevy Sonic with Utah license plate No. C134GF, police said. He has a history of mental illness and violence, and anyone who comes into contact with him is urged to call 911 and avoid confrontation.

Photo provided by South Ogden Police Department

Photo provided by South Ogden Police Department

 

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Suspect At Large After Reportedly Stabbing Mother, Authorities Say