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U.S. Olympic Dressage Rider Charged with Attempted Murder
 By Winniefield Park   •   18th Aug 2019   •   794 views   •   0 comments


A U.S. Olympic dressage rider has been charged with attempted murder. Michael Barisone, who rode with the the U.S. team in the 2012 Beijing Olympics shot, 38 year old equestrian Lauren Kanarek. Kanarek and her fiance were tenants on Barisone’s Hawthorne Farm in Washington County, New Jersey. It’s thought that the incident was sparked by an ongoing landlord/tenant dispute.

Kanarek is recovering from multiple gun wounds and her fiance sustained minor injuries after an altercation with Barisone. Barisone is facing two counts of attempted murder.

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