John Singleton, 31, has been charged with first degree murder after brutally attacking Alexis Stubbs, 12, Sunday evening.
Apparently John had recently been released from prison after serving 3 years for domestic abuse towards Stubbs mother back in 2014 and needed somewhere to stay and Alexis mother allowed him to stay with the two. The couple got into a heated argument and Singleton directed his frustrations towards Alexis and began beating her with a hammer and then stabbing her multiple times leaving her bloody and lifeless. Alexis mother called police and they rushed the little girl to the emergency room where she later died. Singleton who had fled the scene was caught later that evening not far from the home and taken into custody where the judge then ordered he be held with no bail until his cou