Man attacks lawyer with wasp killing spray because he represents his former wife in court (video)By Mason White 5:37 PM March 2, 2015
|Michael A. Kelly|
By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on charges of assault after attacking a lawyer with wasp killing spray in a parking lot, police in Massachusetts said.
Quincy Police said that 53-year-old Michael A. Kelly attacked the lawyer because he was representing his former wife in court.
Kelly has been charged with attempted murder and two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon against a man over 60 years old.
He was arraigned at the Quincy District Court. The victim suffered injuries to his head and face, and is still being treated at the Boston Medical Center.
The victim is in good condition and may be discharged soon.
According to the police investigation, Kelly attacked the victim around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, when the lawyer was near his car in a parking lot.
Kelly sprayed the victim in the face with wasp killer and hit him on the head with an ax. Police recovered the spray and the hatchet in the parking lot.