Warrants show that a Wake County man has been charged with attempted murder after deputies said he tried to shoot his girlfriend in the face with a rifle and tried to drown her in a tub. 24-year-old Christopher Ryan Griggs was arrested at about 11 p.m. April 5 and charged with the following charges, felony attempted murder, felony first-degree kidnapping, misdemeanor interfere with emergency communication, and misdemeanor resisting a public officer.
According to the warrants Griggs is accused of kidnapping his girlfriend before he tried to kill her by attempting to shoot her in the face with a rifle and drowning the woman in a tub in his home. The Wake County Sheriff’s Office said Griggs was upset about some text messages his girlfriend was receiving. Read the full story in the link below.