UPDATE: Arrest made in early morning deadly Dothan stabbing

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) [UPDATE: February 9, 2017 at 1:09 PM CT]
Investigators have arrested and charged 21 year old Cedricka Jacole Thornton, of Mona Drive, with Murder. Bond has been set at $60,000.

Dothan Police are investigating a murder from early Thursday morning.

The victim is 20 year old Devontay Vashon Davis of Dothan. It took place around 1:30 a.m. at 317 Moana Drive, apartment 2. That’s off Laurie road in the Denton Apartment complex. The victim’s truck is still in the driveway. Davis lived next door to Michelle Jackson.

"We heard that, we call him ‘meatloaf,’ that he got stabbed and killed,” said neighbor Michelle Jackson. “And I’m like I don't know I’m just getting off of work so I’ve been doing a little investigation myself trying to find out because he's like a son to me. He's my older son's best friend and he's like a son to me"

According to coroner Robert Bird, Davis’s was taken to SAMC just after 2 a.m. His body is being sent to Montgomery for a full examination. Police are investigating a person of interest.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus