A North Carolina man is facing violent crime charges after an incident involving a woman. Details surrounding the incident are few, and the relationship between the man and the victim was not reported. He has been arrested on violent crime charges and has a bond of over $1,000,000.
Authorities responded to a call of shots fired at a local residence. When they arrived, they found an injured woman. She had been shot and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Her condition is currently unknown.
He was arrested on unrelated warrants, but additional charges were added in connection with the shooting. He is now facing charges of attempted murder, burglary, assault with a deadly weapon and other crimes. The other charges pending against him were not reported.
A conviction on the violent crime charges against him could result in a lengthy prison sentence, making it important for him to know his legal rights in North Carolina and understand the severity of the charges he is up against. Doing so could help him to vigorously fight the accusations against him. Although he is innocent until proven guilty, he will likely have the opportunity to enlist the aid of knowledgeable professionals equipped to help him with such a serious case. The nature of the allegations mandate that every effort is made to protect the man's considerable legal rights while fighting for the best possible result. In doing so, his criminal defense will be able to confront prosecution witnesses and challenge any physical evidence offered in support of the criminal charges.
Source: wwaytv3.com, "Man arrested for attempted murder," Nov. 9, 2012