COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) - A 28-year-old man has been charged in the beating and robbery of an elderly man outside a church in
College Park, Maryland, on Christmas Eve.
Police say Shannon Washington is charged with attempted
first-degree murder, first-degree assault and robbery. He's being
held without bond at the Maryland Department of Corrections.
The 69-year-old victim was critically injured after he was beaten with a baseball bat in the parking lot of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. The victim's son says his father is no longer in intensive care.
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