Person stabbed at pediatric clinic in Ensley

Person stabbed at pediatric clinic in Ensley
Woman stabbed at pediatric clinic in Ensley. (SOURCE: WBRC)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham police are investigating a stabbing at a pediatric clinic in Ensley.

Police responded to Morgan Pediatrics on Avenue F Monday morning.

The suspect began an altercation with the victim while soliciting. During the incident, the suspect began to stab the victim before he left the location on foot, according to police.

The victim was taken to UAB Highlands with a life-threatening injury. Later on Monday, the victim’s condition improved and was no longer life-threatening.

Initially, investigators say they received information that the suspect and victim were related. Further investigation revealed that although both the victim and suspect have the same last name and have met prior to the incident, they are not related.

The male suspect is in custody.

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