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Fatal stabbing of inmate at St. Clair Correctional Facility in Springville

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports

SPRINGVILLE — An investigation into the Saturday death of an inmate at the St. Clair Correctional Facility in Springville has been initiated, according to The Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC).

Cedric Lashawn Davis (photo from ADOC)

ADOC reported that at approximately 3:30 p.m., a fight between two inmates was reported inside a prison housing area.  Correctional officers found Terrance Andrews, 24, unresponsive with multiple stab wounds.  Andrews was taken to the prison’s infirmary where he was pronounced dead at 4:20 p.m.

ADOC further reported that prison officials identified inmate Cedric Leshawn Davis, 35, as a suspect in Andrews’ death.

Davis is serving a life sentence for a 2006 murder conviction in Baldwin County.

Andrews was serving a 25-year sentence on a 2013 first-degree robbery in Mobile County.  A murder charge against Davis is pending.

ADOC is investigating the homicide to determine the circumstances that led to the fatal incident.

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