A suspect is in police custody after a fatal stabbing at a Tuscaloosa public housing complex Sunday morning.

Capt. Jack Kennedy, the commander of the multi-agency Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit, said police were called to a stabbing at the Hay Court multi-family development on 21st Street early Sunday morning.

The victim is dead, Kennedy said, and a suspect has been detained.

No further details on the identity of either person or the circumstances of the slaying were released.

Stay tuned to the Tuscaloosa Thread for more information as it becomes available.

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