Charged: 1st Degree Domestic Violence
According to the Anniston Police Department, yesterday, former Anniston City Councilman, James Montgomery was involved in a verbal altercation with his ex-wife, Mary Montgomery of Anniston when she sprayed him with pepper spray and stabbed him. The incident took place on the 1700 Block of Greenbrier Dear Road at approximately midnight. Mary Rivers Montgomery was arrested and charged with 1st Degree Domestic Violence and transported to the Justin Sollohub Justice Center, where she was jailed. Councilman Montgomery was transported to the Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center by EMS for treatment.