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Wayne County Man Admits Attempted Homicide of Child

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HONESDALE — A man charged with the attempted homicide of a little boy in Wayne County has entered a guilty plea.

Court papers show Steven Wojtowicz, 32, punched the 4 year old’s mother, then hit, punched, choked, and threw the child into a couch.

It happened in November of 2016 at a home near Beach Lake.

He also allegedly threatened to kill the woman and the little boy and bury them in a swamp in Wayne County.

Wojtowicz is scheduled to be sentenced in June.