Arrest made in fatal overnight stabbing of Eufaula man

Arrest made in fatal overnight stabbing of Eufaula man
Latonya M Grubbs has been arrested in the investigation involving the fatal stabbing of a Eufaula man. (Source: Eufaula City Jail)

EUFAULA, Ala. (WSFA) - An early morning domestic incident has resulted in the death of a Eufaula man, according to Eufaula Police Chief Steve Watkins.

After searching for the female suspect, police have now arrested Latonya M. Grubbs of Eufaula in the case.

Latonya M Grubbs has been arrested in the investigation involving the fatal stabbing of a Eufaula man.
Latonya M Grubbs has been arrested in the investigation involving the fatal stabbing of a Eufaula man. (Source: Eufaula City Jail)

Police received a call just before 2:30 a.m. about an incident at a residence in the Chattahoochee Courts Complex. When they arrived, they found a man with numerous stab wounds to both his upper and lower body. At that time, police began emergency field wound treatment. Eufaula Rescue transported the victim to Medical Center Barbour.

At 5:10 a.m., the victim, identified as 36-year-old Randy Earl Smith, was pronounced dead.

Grubbs, 36, is being held at the Eufaula City Jail awaiting a bond hearing. The incident is under active investigation.

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