UPDATE: Lansing man faces felony weapons charges, domestic assault following fire near residence

Napoleon Edward Johnson faces felony weapons charges and domestic assault stemming from Thursday incident. (SOURCE: Lansing Police Department).
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LANSING, MI (WILX) - A Lansing man was charged Friday in Ingham County’s 54-A District Court with felony weapons charges and domestic assault stemming from an incident Thursday in the 2200 block of Risdale Avenue.

Napoleon Edward Johnson, 20, was arrested by police Thursday morning at a residence in the 4300 block or Richmond Street.
Johnson allegedly assaulted a woman at a residence in the 2200 block of Risdale Avenue and fled the area before police found him on Richmond Street.

Officers were initially dispatched to the 2200 block of Risdale at about 3:30 a.m. Thursday on a call that a man assaulted a woman at the residence.

Upon arrival, officers saw fire coming from a second floor window of the residence and located the woman. The woman “suffered minor injury” and didn’t need hospitalization, according to a news release.

Police said there were no injuries as a result of the fire and that it was extinguished safely by the Lansing Fire Department.

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