Woman dies after being stabbed at Brent housing complex

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BRENT, Alabama. (WIAT) —  Brent police responded to a call of a fight in a Brent public housing complex.  When they arrived police discovered a woman stabbed, and when first responders transported her to the hospital, she later died.

The SBI is also involved in the investigation. They are conducting interviews with people who were in the area at the time and have talked to several neighbors. 

There are people of interest in the case, but none have been detained at present. No charges have been filed.

According to SBI Special Agent Senior Jason Ward, this incident is “out of character” for the area.  The SBI has taken lead in the investigation at the request of Brent Police Chief Terry Nichols.

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