HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A man is in custody Wednesday night after a fight almost turned deadly.
Huntsville Police said Alexander Sheppard, 33, is charged with assault. It started during a fight involving multiple people on the 200 block of Seminole Ave. sometime before 9 p.m.
Police said Sheppard pulled a knife and stabbed the victim. He was taken into custody at the scene.
The victim’s injuries were not life-threatening, police said.