MIAMi (CBSMiami) — A man has been charged in an attack that left his wife in critical condition Saturday inside their Miami apartment.READ MORE: Archdiocese Of Miami Updates COVID-19 School Mask Policy
After hearing screams for help, Miami Police said they broke down the front door to the couple’s home at 635 S.W. 7th Court and saw Guillermo Jose Duarte, 81, beating his wife with a hammer.READ MORE: Teen Driver Arrested In Deadly Hit And Run In Miami
She was immediately taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center, listed in critical but stable condition.MORE NEWS: Another Miami Woman Wins Florida Lottery Scratch Off Game's Million Dollar Prize
Duarte was arrested and charged with one count of premeditated attempted murder.