Menacing (Alabama Code 13A-6-23) occurs when a person, by physical action, intentionally places or attempts to place another person in fear of imminent serious physical injury. Often recognized as a precursor to an Assault charge, Menacing is a Class B Misdemeanor, with a maximum sentence of six (6) months in jail and up to a three thousand dollar ($3000.00) fine. If you or a loved one has been arrested or investigated for the charge of Menacing, CALL (251) 301-0362 today. Your freedom may depend on it.