Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

CALVIN LUCAS, JR. v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Attempted first-degree murder

Calvin Lucas, Jr., appellant, was convicted by a jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City of attempted first-degree murder, reckless endangerment, use of a firearm in the commission of a crime of violence, illegal possession of a firearm, illegal possession of a handgun, and discharge of a firearm in the City of Baltimore.1  Appellant asks one question on appeal: Was there sufficient evidence of an intent to kill to support his conviction for attempted first-degree murder?

Read the 7-page opinion here