Man charged with attempted murder, assault in connection with Jackson County stabbing

SKYLINE, Ala. -- Law enforcement officials confirm a man who deputies say stabbed two people overnight and then took off is now in custody.

Brian Keith Scott

Jackson County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen says investigators believe Brian Keith Scott stabbed two people overnight at a home on Sleepy Lane in Skyline. Harnen says one of the victims went to the Scottsboro Police Department, and the other went to a hospital.

Authorities say Scott turned himself in to an off-duty Scottsboro Police officer. Scott is charged with attempted murder and 2nd-degree assault. There is no bond set at this time.