Argument Over Radio Station Leads to Stabbing
Police have arrested the suspect and charged him with attempted first-degree murder. The victim is in critical but stable condition.
Abraham Shedrack, 72, and Willie B. Brown, 58 were arguing over a radio station when the dispute became violent.
According to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, Brown allegedly attacked Shedrack and stabbed him 10 times at their home at 2500 54th Ave. N in the Palace Mobile Home Park.
Shedrack was taken to Bayfront Medical Center where he remains in critical but stable condition.
Brown was arrested and charged with attempted first-degree murder. Detectives say that during an interview with Brown, he admitted to attacking and stabbing Shedrack.
Deputies say alcohol was a factor in the altercation, which took place around 8 p.m. on Jan. 16.