Bizarre roadside shooting charges detailed

Boatman, Jr.

Bond has been set at $100,000 cash for the rural Webster man accused of two counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide, as well as two other felonies of endangering safety by reckless use of a firearm, after he is alleged to have shot at two passing vehicles in the Town of Oakland on Friday, April 15, hitting both vehicles and narrowly missing the occupants.

The criminal complaint details the incident and the police response, which included several armed officers who responded, eventually tracking down the man they believed was the shooter and recovering two handguns that are believed to have been involved, Richard Boatman, Jr. , 24, of Webster.