CRIME ACCUSED OF: Attempted first degree murder?
DEFENSE PLEA: John Hinckley's pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity
VERDICT: At his trial in 1982, in Washington, D.C., having been charged with 13 offenses, Hinckley was found not guilty by reason of insanity on June 21.
LITTLE KNOWN FACTS:
-John attempted suicide 3 separate times
-August 4, 2014 - The Former Reagan Press Secretary James Brady dies at the age of 73. A Virginia medical examiner rules Brady's death a homicide. Authorities are investigating the death.
-Not only the president was hit he wounded police officer Thomas Delahanty and Secret Service agent Timothy McCarthy, and critically wounded press secretary James Brady
-The bullet that hit Ronald Reagan in his left lung didn’t initially hit, it actually ricochet in the limousine he was in then striking him