The Alabama Bureau of Investigation is handling the investigation along with members of the Samson Police Department. A person familiar with the probe said it appears likely, but not certain, that murder charges will be filed in the case.
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UPDATE - The victim has been identified as Edward (Eddie) Owen Andrews. He was 29.
The fatal stabbing took place on Bay Street, about two blocks behind Pittman Funeral Home on Hwy 87 south.