Suspect in custody, charged with stabbing in Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 400 block of Mable Street in Hattiesburg Monday.

Officers found a victim in the 400 Block of West Street who claimed the suspect Stanley Bradley, who allegedly had been harassing the victims family, stabbed him.

According to a Hattiesburg Police incident report, the victim said Bradley came over to the residence and called him outside to talk. Bradley then allegedly stabbed the victim in the street as they started to scuffle. The report also stated that Bradley came at the officers as well as the victim when they were administering medical attention.

Officers apprehended Bradley and took both him and the victim to Forrest General Hospital for treatment.

Bradley was released from the hospital and was transported to the Forrest County Jail and booked in on an aggravated assault charge.

The victim remains at Forrest General Hospital, and the status of his health is unknown.