MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — One man has been arrested after a stabbing in the Hartselle area, according to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO).
Deputies responded to a stabbing in the 300 block of Halbrooks Road near Hartselle Saturday afternoon.
MCSO said that upon arrival, deputies located one person suffering from what seemed to be non-life-threatening wounds “consistent with a stabbing.” Another person, later identified as 68-year-old Fletcher Turney Jr., was also found at the scene.
Turney was arrested and charged with second-degree assault in connection with the stabbing.
The sheriff’s office said that the victim was treated on the scene by EMS and transported to the hospital.
The area is secure, but residents are urged to use caution as investigators are still on the scene.