Update: Person In Custody In Huntsville Stabbing

Posted on: 11:59 pm, September 13, 2012, by , updated on: 04:34pm, September 14, 2012

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police say they have a person in custody for questioning following a stabbing late Thursday night.

It happened just after 11 p.m. at the corner of Spruce Avenue and Emm Ell Street in southwest Huntsville.  This area is just near the intersection of Drake Avenue and Triana Boulevard.

Police say an altercation took place, and one man cut another man several times.  The victim walked a half a block down Emm Ell until HEMSI paramedics picked him up and took him to Huntsville Hospital in serious condition. 

The suspect fled in a light blue older model Chevrolet pickup truck.

Late Friday afternoon, police said they had the man in custody for questioning.