Stabbing suspect involved in love triangle with victim

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham police say the 30-year-old suspect in a fatal stabbing in Ensley was involved in a love triangle with the victim.

William Hood was arrested and charged with manslaughter in the stabbing death of 26-year-old Tyrone Hampton.

Birmingham police spokesman Lt. Sean Edwards says officers were called to the 300 block of 14th Street in Ensley around 10:30 p.m. Saturday.

They found Hampton lying on his side suffering from multiple stab wounds to the back and stomach.

He received treatment on the scene but was pronounced dead.

The two men exchanged words prior to the stabbing, Edwards says.

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