Arrest in weekend stabbing murder

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A 22-year-old man is under arrest, charged with last weekend's murder of a man on the W. South Boulevard.

Joseph Russell of 1921 Cherry Street is accused of stabbing to death Phil D. Sutton, 35, of 4016 Brighton Road.

Sutton was pronounced dead on the scene. He'd been stabbed numerous times according to investigators.

Police have not released a mugshot of Russell. A motive is still being determined in this case.

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