Update: Russellville Man In Custody For Stabbing

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Jason Wade Williams

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – After searching for nearly three hours, Russellville Police say a man wanted in connection with a stabbing is in custody. 

Police obtained a felony warrant for Jason Wade Williams, 24, for assault in the first degree.

Authorities say the victim sought help at Russellville Hospital on Tuesday afternoon.

Russellville police were alerted to the stabbing by Russellville Hospital when the victim came into the emergency room with a severe laceration to his upper chest area.

The victim is currently undergoing surgery at Russellville Hospital and his condition is currently unknown.