Mount Laurel Police say the 44-year-old victim is in stable condition at Cooper University Hospital.
An 18-year-old is accused of attempted murder after police said he stabbed another man in the head and back early Thursday. Mount Laurel Police said patrol officers were on the 100 block of Faith Court around 1:39 a.m. Thursday when they heard a woman screaming and found a man—later identified as Marquise J. Leggett, 18, of the 100 block of Faith Court—stabbing another man with a knife. Leggett was taken into custody without incident and his victim, a 44-year-old Sicklerville man, was flown by helicopter to Cooper University Hospital in Camden. The victim is in stable condition with several stab wounds to his head and back, police said. Leggett was charged with attempted murder and unlawful possession of a weapon and locked up in …
Brian Catlett, 47, is incarcerated in Burlington County Jail after police say he strangled his wife last week.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Rob Scott
Thursday, March 1, 2012
A Mount Laurel man has been charged with attempted murder after police allegedly caught him strangling his wife last week. According to a report, emergency dispatchers received several abandoned 911 calls from a residence on the 100 block of Canterbury Road late Friday afternoon. Mount Laurel Police responded and upon entering the home found Brian H. Catlett, 47, choking his 44-year-old wife, the report said. An investigation revealed Catlett had also assaulted a juvenile male under his care, police said. Both victims were taken to Virtua Hospital in Mount Holly by Mount Laurel EMS for treatment and later released. Catlett was taken to Virtua Hospital in Marlton and treated for a minor injury. He was charged with two counts of attempted …