Arrest made in UNA nursing graduate's stabbing death

Arrest made in UNA nursing graduate's stabbing death
Tiffany Ferguson (Source: Facebook)
Tiffany Ferguson (Source: Facebook)
Tiffany Ferguson (Source: UNA)
Tiffany Ferguson (Source: UNA)

NASHVILLE, TN (WAFF) - Nashville police have arrested a man in the stabbing death of 23-year-old Tiffany Ferguson.

Police say Ferguson was killed during a burglary at her Wedgewood Park apartment on Feb. 28. She was stabbed multiple times.

Christopher McLawhorn, 24, was identified as a person of interest early in the case. Investigators say McLawhorn burglarized her home and killed her.

He was arrested Sunday on a marijuana possession charge after being found with a small amount, according to police. Police say he initially denied killing Ferguson.

After further investigation, he was charged with criminal homicide and especially aggravated burglary.

Ferguson was a 2015 nursing graduate at the University of North Alabama and was working as a critical care nurse at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville.

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