Alton Man Charged with Attempted Murder

Updated 1 year ago

An Alton man has been charged with attempted murder.According to the district attorney’s office, 51-year-old David O’clair was arrested early Saturday morning after trying to kill his wife.We’re told O’clair was drinking, got into a fight with his wife, and held a gun to her head. The gun went off, but missed her.Then O’clair tried to strangle his wife, that again according to the DA’s office.O’clair is also facing charges of reckless conduct, criminal threatening and aggravated assault.He’s due in court in Bangor Monday afternoon.


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