CRIME UPDATE: Two Teenagers Arrested in Theodore Stabbing Death


WKRG News 5 has learned that two teenagers have been arrested for the death of 18 year-old Gaige Taylor who was stabbed during a fight in a dirt pit. The two suspects are 17-year-old Billy Southammavong and 16-year-old Devon Watson. They are both charged as adults with murder.

The deadly fight happened on February 24 near Interstate 10 and Theodore-Dawes Road. According to the Mobile Police Department, several high school students were involved in the fight. Gaige Taylor was stabbed and rushed to a hospital where he later died. Three other teenagers were also taken to the hospital but their injuries were not life-threatening.

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