Man Charged In Attempted Murder Of 10 Year Old Girl

May 23, 2011 Updated May 23, 2011 at 5:16 PM EDT

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Man Charged In Attempted Murder Of 10 Year Old Girl

May 23, 2011 Updated May 23, 2011 at 5:16 PM EDT

NIAGARA FALLS, NY ( release ) On Saturday 5//21/2011, Niagara Falls Police responded to the call of an attack on a 10 year old girl.

The victim was allegedly sexually assaulted and her throat was cut.

The girl was taken to Women's and Children's Hospital in Buffalo where she was treated.

Kim Tipton was located a couple of blocks from the scene and he flagged down a Police car. He is charged with 2 counts of Attempted Murder in the Second degree, Assault 1, Criminal Sex Act 1st degree, Sexual Abuse 1st degree, Criminal Possession of a weapon in the 3rd degree.

He was arraigned Monday morning in Niagara Falls City Court, by Judge Merino and is held without bail.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Friday 5/27/2011 at 9am.