Hanover man charged in shooting of his ex-wife

May 25, 2002

HANOVER -- A Hanover man was arrested and charged with trying to fatally shoot his ex-wife yesterday, Anne Arundel County police said.

Herman B. Cohen Jr., 45, of no fixed address was charged with attempted first-degree murder after shooting his ex-wife several times in the upper body during an argument at her house in Hanover shortly before 1 a.m., police said.

County police spotted him in Fort Meade about 11 a.m. and arrested him. He was being held yesterday at the Anne Arundel County detention center. His ex-wife, Mary M. Cohen, 48, was in critical but stable condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center, police said.

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