Rohan Kahn, of Levittown, arraigned on attempted murder charges after standoff

A Levittown tenant faced a judge Wednesday and was charged with the attempted murder of his landlord.

Authorities say the tenant, 58-year-old Rohan Khan, assaulted and chased his landlord.

Authorities say the tenant, 58-year-old Rohan Khan, assaulted and chased his landlord. (2/12/14)

LEVITTOWN - A Levittown tenant faced a judge Wednesday and was charged with the attempted murder of his landlord.

Police say Rohan Kahn, 58, fired shots at his landlord in a dispute over rent at a home on Carter Lane.

The landlord was injured by shattered glass and a woman in a passing car was hurt by gunfire.

Kahn ran into the house and finally came out after a 2 1/2 hour standoff. 

The Island Trees Schools was locked down during the standoff.

For extended Chopper 12 footage police activity in Levittown, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.

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