Lino Robert Colon charged with Attempted Murder


The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced that Lino Robert Colon, was charged with one count of premeditated attempted murder and one count of second-degree robbery. Charged in the stabbing and robbery of a woman at a laundromat, Colon was also charged with allegations of inflicting great bodily injury and using a deadly and dangerous weapon, a knife.

He allegedly attacked a woman in a laundromat south of Koreatown on the evening of March 1, as the victim was using a coin exchange machine, he then allegedly grabbed the victim’s purse and stabbed her in the neck with a knife. Colon is accused of fleeing the scene with the purse and was arrested one week later. If convicted, he faces a possible maximum sentence of life in state prison.