Victims, suspects identified in Opelika stabbing | Crime
OPELIKA, AL (WSFA) - Opelika Police have released the names of the victims and suspects involved in Sunday's stabbing in Opelika.
35-year-old Gregory Moody and his brother 28-year-old William Moody Dowdell, both of Opelika, were identified as victims in Sunday night's incident. Both men were transported to the East Alabama Medical Center EMS. Moody was pronounced dead in the emergency room. Dowdell was taken into emergency surgery and is listed in critical condition.
Police have identified the suspects as Kadarrious Douglas Beasley and Kentarious Douglas Beasley, both age 24 of Auburn. The men fled on foot into a wooded area just north of the scene of the incident. These men are currently at large
A weapon believed to have been used in the stabbing has been recovered. The motive is unclear at this time.
The case remains under investigation by the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division, the Lee County Coroner’s Office and the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences.
Anyone with information about the stabbing should contact Opelika Police Investigative Division at 334-705-5220 or the main number at 334-705-5200. They can also call the Secret Witness Hotline at 334-745-8665.
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