APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A man is facing attempted murder charges after using an axe to attack a family member, officials said.
Zachery Scott Koger, 29, was arrested on February 18, 2019, after deputies responded to a disturbance call on the 16200
Officials said when deputies arrived they located two adult male family members in the roadway.
“One of the subjects had a large wound to his forehead and was bleeding profusely. The second male subject attempted to flee the area when deputies arrived but
After further investigation, it was determined the two subjects had a verbal argument which escalated into a physical altercation.
“During the physical altercation, one subject retrieved an
Alban said the victim was transported to a local hospital and was treated for his injuries.
Koger was booked into the High Desert Detention Center for violation of PC664/187(a) attempted murder. He’s being held on a $225,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in a Victorville courtroom on February 25, 2019.