Police arrest male for attempted first degree assault with a knife.
On 4/11/14 at 6:10 pm Officers responded to 606 E. Patrick St. for an assault. Upon arrival the victim identified a known associate that he was having a verbal altercation with. The suspect then attempted to stab him with a knife. The fight was broken up by their girlfriends and the suspect left the area. Based on the description, Officers located the suspect and identified him as James F Shanahan (DOB 4/20/56). Shanahan was taken into custody and processed at Frederick County Adult Detention Center.
Arrestee: James F. Shanahan (DOB 4/20/56) of the 600blk of East Patrick St. Frederick MD.
Arresting Officer: OFC M Conover # 309
Case Number # 2014-026141
Attempted First Degree Assault
Second Degree Assault
Author of Press Release: CPL R Carrado #386
Public Information Officer: LT C Pennington 301-600-3935