Jackson County authorities confirm man accused in stabbing attack is in custody

JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. – The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that James Murray, Jr. surrendered to the investigator Rick Bremer at the Jackson County Jail on Friday

Murray was wanted for allegedly stabbing another man Wednesday morning.

Deputies responded to a home in the 700-block of County Road 25 in Skyline. There, they learned of a 25-year-old stabbing victim who had been taken to the hospital by car.

Investigators say Murray went to the victim’s home, where the two got into an argument. They believe that’s when Murray stabbed the man in the leg.

The victim’s name has not been released.