A man who police said shot his brother with an assault rifle during an argument over a toothbrush was charged yesterday with attempted murder, Baltimore County police said.
Jeffrey Van Moretz, 34, of the 5400 block of Forge Road was
being held yesterday at the Baltimore County Detention Center without bail. He also is charged with first-degree assault.
His brother, Thomas William Moretz, 41, of the same address, was in critical condition yesterday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.