USA campus police: suspect admitted to stabbing

Image Source: WKRG News 5
Image Source: WKRG News 5

MOBILE, AL (WLOX) - University of South Alabama Police are investigating an apparent homicide that occurred Sunday around 6 a.m. in a dorm room in the Delta 6 residence complex. WALA reported that USA student, Brandon Ashkan Ajizadeh was taken into custody after calling campus police after the stabbing.

USA officials told WALA that Ajizadeh admitted to stabbing the victim when he was being questioned.

WALA went on to report that police said the victim was stabbed and was not a USA student. The relationship between the two is unknown at this time.

The victim's name is not being released pending notification of kin.

Police said there is no reason to believe there is any additional threat to the campus community, but they are urging individuals to be cautious of their surroundings and report any suspicious activity to USA Police.

WLOX will have more information as it becomes available.

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