Stabbing at Economy Inn on Hwy. 31 sends 1 to hospital


CULLMAN –  A man was stabbed at the Economy Inn at 1834 Second Ave. NW (U.S. Highway 31 North) in Cullman Sunday night.

According to Cullman Police Department Capt. of Investigation Becky Boyd, the CPD responded to a report of an alleged robbery at Economy Inn Sunday at approximately 11:30 pm.

“Upon arrival officers found Roland Wayne Cleghorn, who had been stabbed,” Boyd said in a statement. “The victim further stated that he was the victim of a robbery.”

Boyd said Cleghorn was transported to Cullman Regional by ambulance and was treated and released.

“Investigators responded to the scene and the investigation is ongoing,” said Boyd. “Sgt. Intae Suh is the lead investigator.”

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