UPDATED at 6:43 AM... 6:28 AM Edged Weapon Assault Tuskegee Avenue DothanRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Jun 23 2020 6:32 AM
DOTHAN: Dothan 911 dispatched an edged weapon assault in the 700 block of Tuskegee Street. Dothan Police and Dothan Fire responded.
Multiple Dothan Police units have responded and in the area. A Dothan Police unit located the victim. Other Dothan Police units are combing the area for the suspect.
Reports are one patient has a uncontrollable bleed to the thigh area.
UPDATED @ 6:35 AM...
Police have located and taken the suspect into custody. It appears this may have been a domestic issue that lead to the assault.
UPDATED @ 6:43 AM
Dothan Police Patrol Division, under the command of Lt. Pepper Mock and Sgt. Jason Weed, combed the area quick and swift to apprehend the suspect.
On scene patrol have requested a evidence tech and a Criminal Investigator. The weapon, a 5 inch kitchen knife, has been recovered.
The edged weapon assault victim has been transported by ambulance to Southeast Health.