Charges filed in case of stabbed corrections officer - KMOV.com

Charges filed in case of stabbed corrections officer

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By Ashley Jones By Ashley Jones

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Charges have been filed for the stabbing of a 27-year-old corrections officer that occured last Friday. The victim was stabbed in the face and neck at the St. Louis Justice Center.

47-year-old Kenneth Gregory is charged with assault, armed cirminal aciton and possetion of a weapon at a jail.

The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Friday. Police say the officer was moving the suspect prisoner at the Justice Center, when the suspect stabbed the officer with a “shank.”
 
The corrections officer was taken to a hospital and is listed in serious/stable condition. The officer was later released.
 
No other injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.
 

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