FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – A man has been charged with attempted murder and felony battery after he reportedly attacked a Broward Sheriff’s deputy.READ MORE: Year Old Endangered Florida Panther Struck, Killed By Vehicle
Carl Auguste, 23, is currently being held on a no bond order at Broward’s main jail.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 1,613 New Cases, 35 Deaths Reported On Monday
The attack happened around 3:30 a.m. in a gated apartment complex in the 2700 block of Sommerset Drive in Lauderdale Lakes.
The sheriff’s office said Auguste went to his ex-girlfriend’s apartment and got combative with her new boyfriend, an off-duty sheriff’s deputy. The two fought and the injured deputy was taken to Broward Health Medical Center.MORE NEWS: Florida Policing Changes Stalled As Legislative Session Winds Down
The deputy suffered serious injuries and was listed as stable. The sheriff’s office has not released his name.