LIVONIA (WWJ) Livonia police are investigating a beating at a group home allegedly sparked by an argument about cigarettes that left one man seriously injured and another member of the group home facing charges.
Lt. Thomas Goralski said police were called to the home that caters to psychiatric patients on Barkley street at about 6 p.m. Sunday where they found the 61-year-old victim.READ MORE: Ford, One of Many Automakers Under Investigation Over Use of Recalled Takata Airbag Inflators
He was unconscious and bleeding from the head. A fellow resident of the group home, Kil Won Choe, 47, was pointed out as the perpetrator.READ MORE: Ford’s Flat Rock Plant Returns To Full Production After Gas Leak
Details were still unfolding, but police said they believe the man was beaten over an argument about cigarettes.MORE NEWS: African World Festival Vendors in Detroit Told To Pack Up Over Permit Issues
Goralski said the victim is currently in critical but stable condition. Choe faces arraignment Tuesday afternoon on a charge of assault with intent to murder.