Man charged with assault for stabbing ex-wife with steak knife

Courtney Greer (Source: Lee County Sheriff's Office)
Courtney Greer (Source: Lee County Sheriff's Office)

OPEILKA, Ala (WTVM) – An Opeilka man has been charged with assault second degree after he stabbed his ex-wife with a steak knife over the holiday weekend.

News Leader 9 has learned that Courtney Greer, 21, was arrested Monday morning after police say he got into an argument with his ex- wife and stabbed her near a home on Dale Avenue.

The victim is recovering at East Alabama Medical Center; police say she should be okay.

Investigators say they do not have a motive for the stabbing, but it appears the two were having some sort of domestic fight.

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