Arrest made in teen's stabbing


A Jasper teen was charged with attempted murder Tuesday after a 16-year-old was stabbed on Drummond Cutoff Road Monday night.

Colby Jake Pierce, 17, is being held at Walker County Jail after a warrant for his arrest was issued around noon on Tuesday, according to court records.

Pierce is accused of stabbing a 16-year-old, whose name has not been released, with a knife.

The Walker County Sheriff’s Office announced on Facebook Monday night that an assault involving juveniles that ended with a stabbing had occurred on Drummond Cutoff Road.  

The victim was said to be in very serious condition at a Birmingham hospital.