Wood Radio News has been told 9-year-old Michael Conner Verkerke was stabbed to death by a 12 year old.   It happened last evening at Pinewood Village Mobile Home Park at Madison and 60th in Kentwood.

Witnesses said the 12 year old  may not have even known the younger boy,  he was simply looking for a victim.  

After the attack the older boy borrowed a phone and called police.  He admitted the attack and asked to be picked up.

The attacker told a witness he had taken "a lot of pills".

Police have not shared any other details.