TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (WHNT) — Tuscumbia Police said one person was killed late Wednesday and another has been arrested.

Just after 11 p.m., authorities were called to the area of Monroe Drive, about one block West of Main Street.

Colbert County Coroner Justin Gasque confirmed one person was fatally stabbed, but would not comment further on the investigation until the family had been notified.

Friday, Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan said the victim, Earnest Lee Jones, 44, died at Helen Keller Hospital.

Logan said Muscle Shoals Police arrested Darecus Jamar Mason, 31, in connection with the shooting. He was charged with murder, with bond set at $500,000. Logan said Mason was wanted on a parole violation as well, where he had been convicted of disarming a Sheffield officer – he was serving 10 years on that charge.

Witnesses told police an altercation led to the stabbing.