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UPDATE: Samuel Montgomery improving; police say 16 year old son stabbed him

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The condition of Samuel Wade Montgomery has been upgraded from critical to serious, according to representatives at UAB.  Montgomery and his wife, Renae, were stabbed on November 10th. Renae died. Police charged the couple's 16 year old son, Travis Montgomery, with capital murder and attempted murder. 


The 16 year old appeared before a judge Tuesday afternoon in Marion County. He was ordered to undergo a mental evaluation.  Family, friends, and those close to the young man say he dealt with anger issues and at times was difficult to control. 

Another court appearance has not yet been set. Montgomery was issued a court appointed attorney.  A bail amount was not given because of the seriousness of the crime. 

 

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