A 21 year old Camarillo woman faces attempted murder charges. According to police, the woman struck her husband with a car and then left the scene of the collision.
Rescue personnel transported him to the hospital for treatment. The husband suffered significant injuries, however doctors expect him to make a full recovery. The incident stemmed from a domestic dispute between the man and his wife. Police interviewed witnesses and collected evidence at the scene, then arrested her.
The Prosecutor’s Office filed several felony charges against the woman, including attempted murder, corporal injury to spouse and assault with a deadly weapon.
A Ventura County Superior Court judge gave the woman a $560,000 bond. She will appear in Ventura County Superior Court for a hearing on October 2.
Camarillo murder lawyer
Homicide charges are exceptionally serious. When you’re facing any type of homicide charges, your first move should be to hire an experienced murder lawyer like Robert Helfend.
Mr. Helfend has nearly 35 years of experience in criminal courtroom defense. He takes cases in Ventura County and throughout Southern California. Initially, his focus will be to get the charges against you reduced or dropped altogether. This is important because you want to avoid felony convictions in California.
The state’s Three Strikes Law means that you’ll spend additional time in prison (even for non-violent felonies) if you accumulate subsequent convictions. A third, violent felony conviction can also lead to lifetime incarceration.
Decisions we make in the heat of the moment can have devastating, lifelong consequences, so you need an experienced attorney by your side. Don’t settle for an attorney who won’t fight aggressively for you in court.
Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (805) 273-5611, (310) 456-3317 or (818) 591-2809 for an immediate consultation on your Ventura County murder case.
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