Convicted Alabama sex offender charged with murder in fatal stabbing 04/09/2020 11:31 am PDT Comments WHNT / Boaz Police via WHNT: BOAZ, Ala. (WHNT) -- Boaz Police arrested Brandon Richard Davis, 50, following a fatal stabbing Wednesday night. Police responded to a stabbing call at a Boaz residence around 8 p.m. and found Coy Austin Tidwell, 33, with stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police later located the suspect, Brandon Davis, at his home in Kilpatrick, where he was taken into custody. Police say Davis gave a full confession to investigators at the Boaz Police Department. He was charged with murder. The victim and suspect were acquaintances through an adult female they both knew, according to Boaz Police. Davis was convicted in 1997 for the sexual abuse of an 8-year-old girl. MORE: Convicted sex offender charged with murder after deadly stabbing in Boaz - WHNT #Alabama #Homicide #Huntsville #Murder #SexOffender #Stabbing #WHNT Related Stories Iowa man gets life for stabbing grandmother to death Illinois man sentenced to life for killing adoptive parents Florida man arrested after deputies find stabbed dog in hot oven Cleveland man gets life in prison for stabbing 1-year-old son Suspect arrested in stabbing death of 53-year-old man Wisconsin woman charged in stabbing death of husband Woman stabbed man because his music was causing headache: Police Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.