Robbery victim stabbed, suspect apprehended

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – Birmingham police say a robbery suspect was taken into custody after she stabbed a victim in the arm.

Birmingham PD received a report of a robbery in the 2300 block of 21st Avenue North around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 2nd.  According to the report, the suspect stabbed the victim and took his money.

27-year-old Tyeisha King was taken into custody as she walked around the corner from the scene while counting money. King faces a 1st Degree Robbery charge and is being held in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.

The victim's injury was in the arm and was not life-threatening.

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