Opelika man arrested for attempted murder of wife

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OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – Opelika police have arrested 31-year old Jonathan Miller and charged him with attempted murder and domestic violence.

Police say Miller stabbed his soon to be ex-wife 17 times at their home off Old Columbus Road.  The incident happened over the holiday weekend. Police say Miller also turned the knife on himself.

The wife was treated and released from the hospital. Police say Miller remains at East Alabama Medical Center and is being guarded by officers until he can be transported to the Lee County Detention facility.

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