Exclusive: Mother speaks on daughter's relationship with stabbing victim
A Mobile man is recovering tonight after being stabbed in the neck.
It happened last night in a packed TGI Fridays on Airport Boulevard.
Witnesses say Kristen Cooks stabbed Andre Boykin in the neck while they ate with their two children.
The witnesses tell NBC 15, Boykin hit Cooks three times before she attacked him with a steak knife.
We spoke with Cooks' mother, Nancy Cooks, and she says these high school sweethearts have had a contentious relationship for years.
Nancy also adds her daughter is expected to be released form jail tonight.