Mindy McCready’s Ex Charged with Attempted Murder

Country Singer Mindy McCready’s troubles continue.  William McKnight, McCready’s former boyfriend, was charged with aggravated burglary and attempted murder for allegedly breaking into McCready’s home early Sunday and beating her up.  He was being held Monday in lieu of $130,000 bond.

Two days before the incident, McCready was arrested for driving drunk after police stopped her for speeding.  They performed a field sobriety test, which she failed.

According to the police, McCready was also charged with driving on a suspended license and failure to consent to the breath test.  She posted a $3,500 bond and denied the charges, but did acknowledge the speeding.

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