Attempted First Degree Murder
If you or a loved on have been charged with attempted first degree murder in Maryland, contact the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC, for immediate legal help and to schedule a free consultation.
On July 2, 2014 Baltimore County Police charged 71 year old Kenneth Earl Briley with attempted first degree murder in the Baltimore County District Court. Mr. Briley’s case will more likely than not go before a Grand Jury to determine if probable cause exists to proceed with the charges. In addition to attempted first degree murder, it is likely that he will be also be charged with:
- Attempted 2nd degree murder
- 1st degree assault
- 2nd degree assault
- Reckless endangerment
Mr. Briley is currently being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on a no bail status.
From the Baltimore County Police Department:
“The investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim and the suspect knew each other. The victim and the suspect became involved in an argument. During the argument, the suspect produced a gun and pointed it at the victim’s head. The victim put his hands up and was shot in the hand when the suspect fired the gun. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. At 4:31 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the area of Church Lane and Langrehr Road 21244 for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived in the area, they found an adult male victim in the 3700 block of Twin Lakes Court suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. His current condition is unknown.”
Attempted first degree murder defense attorneys in Maryland – Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC.
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