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'Virgin' actor pleads not guilty

August 13, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Bail has been increased to $10 million for actor Shelley Malil who has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder in San Diego in the stabbing of his girlfriend. Malil, who appeared in the hit comedy "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" faces up to life in prison if convicted of the charge.

A prosecutor says Malil appeared on the back patio of Kendra Beebe's house Sunday in San Marcos and attacked her with a knife while her two children slept upstairs.

Beebe was stabbed 20 times. The prosecutor says she remains hospitalized but is expected to survive.

Malil was ordered held in lieu of 10 million dollars bond after the judge deemed him a flight risk.

View L.A. actor Shelley Malil's page at the Internet Movie Database


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