POSTED: 10:11 p.m. HST, Feb 21, 2013
Police arrested a 23-year-old Salt Lake man on suspicion of second-degree attempted murder for allegedly driving toward his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend who was sitting in a golf cart at a Salt Lake golf course.
The alleged attack took place at 11:10 a.m. Thursday at the Honolulu Country Club.
Police said the suspect allegedly accelerated a vehicle toward the golf cart with the 24-year-old man seated in it and struck the cart. The golf cart rider reportedly jumped to safety just before the vehicle struck the cart.
Police said no one was injured.
The victim is also the father of the suspect’s girlfriend’s two children.
The man was arrested at 12:45 p.m. on suspicion of second-degree criminal property damage in addition to the attempted murder.