Attempted Murder

Joann Smith (credit: Handout)

NJ Woman Accused Of Trying To Kill Kids By Driving Into Delaware River

Joann Smith, 49, drove her van at full speed down a boat ramp on West Front Street in Florence and into the river Tuesday night, police and prosecutors said.

04/17/2014

Shawn Custis pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on several charges, including attempted murder, March 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect In Brutal Millburn Home Invasion Caught On Nanny Cam Pleads Not Guilty

Shawn Custis, 43, appeared before a judge at his arraignment in Newark on Tuesday morning. Authorities said Custis broke into the Millburn home on June 21, 2013 and beat a mother of two for nearly 10 minutes.

03/11/2014

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

NYPD: Man Faces Upgraded Charges After 94-Year-Old Mother Dies

A 94-year-old Brooklyn woman found with trauma about her body last week has died, police said. Her 64-year-old son was placed under arrest and charged with attempted murder, felony assault, attempted assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

03/11/2014

.22 caliber Arminius revolver recovered at scene (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Brooklyn Man Discharges Weapon While Resisting Arrest

Police said the incident occurred at around 5:30 p.m. while plain clothed officers were investigating a report of a man armed with a gun in the Red Hook Houses.

12/06/2013

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Cranford Woman Accused Of Torching Minivan With Kids Inside

Attempted murder charges have been filed against a woman who allegedly set her minivan on fire on the Garden State Parkway last month, when two children were still inside.

12/03/2013

Corey Dunton is escorted by police from the Midtown South Precinct station on Nov. 11, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Teen Indicted In Connection With Shooting At Bryant Park Skating Rink

Corey Dunton, of the Bronx, was charged as an adult with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment, and criminal possession of a weapon.

12/03/2013

2008 Hawaii mugshot of Douglas Epp, who initially identified himself as John Yoos following City Hall Park hammer attack in July 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Canadian Sentenced To 14 Years In Manhattan Claw Hammer Attack

The Manhattan district attorney’s office said Epp abruptly attacked a Spanish tourist sitting near him on bench at City Hall Park in July 2012.

10/29/2013

Kevin McCarron

3 Men Acquitted Of Attempted Murder In Greenwich Village Beating

Three men were acquitted of the most serious charges Monday in the beating of a tourist from Massachusetts in Greenwich Village earlier this year.

10/07/2013

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Report: 15-Year-Old Charged In Connection With Shocking Crime

Police say they’ve arrested a 15-year-old boy who forced a 7-year-old girl to perform a sex act on him and then started a fire in an attempt to kill her in New York’s Hudson Valley.

08/31/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Charged In Connection With Shooting That Wounded Two In Bronx Park

Alex Tatis, 27, was arrested and charged with Attempted Murder and Possession of a Weapon.

08/31/2013

Antonio Owensford (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Throw Girl Off Roof After Sexual Assault In East New York

Police have arrested two men in connection with the alleged rape and attempted murder of a 16-year-old girl in Brooklyn.

07/19/2013

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Gunman Convicted Of Shooting, Wounding Police Officer In Brooklyn

A gunman has been found guilty of attempted murder, in a shooting that severely wounded an NYPD officer in Brooklyn last year.

07/03/2013

Michael Enright

Michael Enright, Who Slashed Cabbie In Anti-Muslim Tirade, Sentenced To Nearly 10 Years In Prison

Enright pleaded guilty to attempted murder and assault as hate crimes for the Aug. 24, 2010 attack against Bangladeshi cab driver Ahmed Sharif.

06/25/2013

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Authorities: Two Face Charges In Connection With Violent Nassau County Attack

Two people are attempting serious charges in connection with an alleged February assault in Nassau County.

06/01/2013

Tayloni Mazyck

Teen Charged With Shooting Girl, 11, In Bedford-Stuyvesant

A 17-year-old boy was in police custody Saturday morning, facing an attempted murder charge in the shooting of a child six years younger in Brooklyn.

06/01/2013

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