A man in New York City mowed down his wife in an SUV before stabbing her.
He has been charged with attempted murder.
men are, 36 years old Queens residentI got into the driver’s seat of a Ford Explorer shortly after 5am on December 27, according to a news release from the Queens County District Attorney.
Three children under the age of 12 were in the car parked in front of his wife’s residence.
As his wife, 41, walked in front of the car, he reportedly told the children to “fasten your seatbelts” before pressing the gas to give her a “barrel”. reportedly pushed.
After the crash, the car overturned and the man crawled out the window and stabbed his wife with a knife.
His wife was taken to a nearby hospital with a punctured liver, a broken bone and “severe neurological damage”.The man was still at the scene when police arrived.
there was no one serious injuryaccording to CBS News.
McClatchy News was unable to reach the man’s attorney for comment.
District Attorney Melinda Katz said, “The brutality of the attack and the fact that it was committed in front of the victim’s three young children causes heartbreak and outrage in all of us.” “My thoughts are with the children,” she said.
Officials said the man was charged with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment and other charges.
Officials say he is scheduled to appear in court on Jan. 12. If convicted, he could face up to 25 years in prison.
his wife, self-proclaimed survivor of domestic violenceaccording to NBC New York, ran a life coaching business.
A spokesperson for the Queens County District Attorney’s Office did not immediately respond to the McClatchy News’ request for comment.
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