Upon the arrival of officer they found a male and a female subject who had both sustained stab wounds. The subjects were transported to Renown where they underwent treatment for non-life threatening injuries.
As the investigation continued it was determined that the male had sexually assaulted the female victim at knifepoint and prevented her from leaving the room. A struggle ensued resulting in both subjects being injured by the knife and the police being called by neighbors.
The suspect, identified as Donald Earl SCHMITZ -10/03/1972 was arrested and booked for False Imprisonment, Battery w/a Deadly Weapon and Sexual Assault.
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