43 year old Shelley Malil, an actor who played Haziz in the movie comedy the ‘40 Year old Virgin’ has been arrested and charged with the attempted murder of his former girlfriend, Kendra Beebe. Malil was later booked on suspicion of attempted murder, mayhem and burglary. Maili is presently in police custody on $2 million bail. According to reports, Shelley Malil has stabbed Kendra Beebe more than 20 times. Looks like Haziz will be going from the 40 Year Old Virgin to 40 years in the slammer.
Kendra Beebe & Shelley Malil
An actor who appeared in “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” was charged with attempted murder Tuesday after police said he stabbed his former girlfriend more than 20 times.
Shelley Malil, 43, remained in custody on $2 million bail. He was arrested late Monday as he left a train in Oceanside, California, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department said.
Malil was charged late Monday with attempted murder with special circumstances of premeditation, causing great bodily injury and using a deadly weapon, said Deputy District Attorney Steven Carver.
Malil was scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in Vista, north of San Diego, said Paul Levikow, a spokesman for the San Diego County District Attorney’s office. He faces a maximum sentence of life in prison if convicted on all counts.
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Lee, 32, who lives next door to Beebe, said he was watching TV with his wife when he heard Beebe screaming and went to help. Lee said he saw a man and Beebe on the patio in her front yard. The man had a knife in his hand and was restraining Beebe, Lee said.
“I kept telling him, ‘You don’t want to do this,’ ” Lee said, adding that the man kept saying, “Look at what she did to me.”