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Woman charged with shooting husband

Posted July 15, 2009

— Cumberland County authorities charged a Linden woman Tuesday with attempted murder after her husband was shot.

Amanda Clark, 27, of 8434 Tourmaline Drive, was charged with attempted first-degree murder and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. She was being held without bond in the Cumberland County Detention Center.

Ryan Clifford Clark, 31, was shot several times Monday. He was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he was listed in serious condition Wednesday.


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  • furburg Jul 16, 2009

    Thats sucks I went to school with him We are both from PA i didnt even know he lived down here.

  • iron fist Jul 15, 2009

    If she shot him serveral times and he is still living she is either a very poor shot, didn't mean to kill him or a very small cal. 25 maybe?

  • larieke Jul 15, 2009

    The movie "Burning Bed" comes to mind. Even though she reloaded the gun 3 times, it was probably an accident. They didn't say.

  • luvmyjackrascal Jul 15, 2009

    Sounds like a future episode of "Snapped"!

  • homebrewer Jul 15, 2009

    Guys when a woman asks you if a dress makes her rear look fat never ever say Yes.

  • FoxtrotUniformCharlieKiloakaCALM Jul 15, 2009

    See some call me judgmental/prejudice/etc but sometimes, people just look like trouble and she's no excuse.