1 dead after fatal stabbing in domestic altercation, suspect in custody

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Photos from crime scene in Tuscaloosa. Photo courtesy of CBS 42’s Tim Reid.

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — One man is dead after a fatal stabbing during a domestic altercation, according to Tuscaloosa police.

Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit said at 4:00 a.m. police responded to a call of an altercation at Hay Court Apartments on 21st Street. Upon arrival, they located the stabbing victim, who was identified as 54-year-old Keith Brown. Police also said that a mother and her two sons were living at the residence while she was in a relationship with Brown.

Tuscaloosa VCU said Brown one of the mothers’ teen sons got into a physical altercation before the teen stabbed Brown.

Brown died right after.

According to the police, the family reported that there was a history of arguments and hostility between Brown and the teen.

Police say he was charged with murder and taken to the county jail with a $150,000 bond.

This story has been modified. We have removed the identity of the teen involved and witness reports.


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