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Germaine Page, 42, was charged with attempted murder on Wednesday after police say he tried to kill his girlfriend during a fight in their Auburn apartment, the Lewiston Sun-Journal reports.
Page’s girlfriend told police that he shot at her and missed during a physical altercation on June 17. She escaped through a window and was not seriously injured, according to the Sun-Journal.
Page is also charged with domestic violence criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon and domestic violence reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon, along with three other misdemeanors. He is being held at the Androscoggin County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail, the Sun-Journal reports.