From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
TRUSSVILLE — The man suspected in the stabbing of two Belk security employees on Monday has now been formally charged with two counts of attempted murder and one count of first degree robbery, according to Police Lt. Phil Dillon.
Trussville Police sought the warrants on Tuesady.
Robert Anthony Frye, 55, of Childersburg, the man arrested in the incident, is being held in the Jefferson County Jail on bonds totaling $600,000.
Frye was arrested after two security personnel were stabbed while attempting to stop Frye after he left the Belk store on Monday.
A customer witnessed the attack in the parking and drew his gun and pursued the suspect until the suspect jumped a fence between the Pinnacle and Interstate 59. Trussville Police took Frye into custody after a short pursuit.
The two store employees were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries by Trussville Fire and Rescue.
According to court documents, Frye has a lengthy criminal history with multiple felony arrests dating back to a theft of property charge in 1993.