07/13/2011 11:19 am ET | Updated Sep 12, 2011

Elderly Man Charged With Attempting To Kill Wife, Shooting Stepdaughter

A 75-year-old Plainfield man has been charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm in connection with a gun attack on his wife and stepdaughter Tuesday morning.

Albert A. Jonas is accused of shooting the two women at about 6 a.m. in the single-family home they shared at 14531 General Drive in the Liberty Grove subdivision. Neither woman has been identified by police, but property records indicate the wife's name is Linda J. Jonas.

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