Batrail D. JohnsonA 44-year-old Godfrey man has been charged with Attempted Murder after a stabbing in Alton Sunday morning. Batrail D. Johnson was taken into custody Wednesday by Alton Police. He is accused of stabbing a 37-year-old Edwardsville woman in the 1,200 block of Belle Street.

Details of the altercation are not being made available, other than to say this was not a random act. The victim is in stable condition in a St. Louis hospital. Johnson is being held on a $250,000 bond.

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