Liberty stabbing case going before grand jury

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Michael Halkiewicz is charged with felonious assault

Michael Halkiewicz, charged with felonious assault for a stabbing in Liberty.

LIBERTY, Ohio (WKBN) – The defendant charged with stabbing another man in Liberty waived his right to a preliminary hearing on Wednesday.

Michael Halkiewicz’s case will now go to a Trumbull County grand jury.

Halkiewicz is charged with felonious assault in connection to a stabbing on Euclid Avenue in Liberty.

Investigators say Halkiewicz was living at the home on Euclid, and he and a man he’s been friends with for some time got into an argument that turned violent. Halkiewicz was accused of stabbing that man in the face.

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