Mom Charged With Attempted Murder a Garden City Bus Driver, Lunch Monitor

Garden City resident works at Stewart School.

Elizabeth Marrinan, 47. (Credit: NCPD)
Elizabeth Marrinan, 47. (Credit: NCPD)
Elizabeth Marrinan, the Garden City mom police allege stabbed her husband in the chest with a steak knife during a dinnertime argument Sunday, works as a bus driver for the Garden City school district as well as a lunch monitor at Stewart School, according to CBS New York.

Garden City Patch has confirmed Marrinan, arrested Sunday evening at her Pine Street home and charged with attempted murder, assault and possession of a dangerous weapon, is an employee of the union free school district.

A school district statement released to Patch Tuesday reads, "The district was saddened to hear of this unfortunate incident. The matter is in police hands. We have no further comment at this time."

The incident, according to Nassau County detectives, occurred at 6:07 p.m. Jan. 20. Garden City police responded to the scene and placed Marrinan under arrest without incident, according to a police report. Marrinan's husband, Peter, 57, was taken to a local hospital where he was admitted for treatment.

Marrinan was arraigned Monday in First District Court in Hempstead.
Lurman January 23, 2013 at 08:25 AM
And what have we learned from this tragedy? Guys, if the potatoes are lumpy, shut up and be grateful.
Rose Devine January 25, 2013 at 06:26 PM
This dosen't make her a bad person.
Ryan Marrinan May 01, 2013 at 03:22 AM
Ryan Marrinan here. Feel free to come speak to me face to face if you've got something negative to say. I'll respond accordingly.
Jay Hansen March 17, 2014 at 09:12 AM
Looks like wicked witch of the west here and Ohh Ryan defending his mommys honor aren't you a "Big Man" I don't kno whats worse You Or Your Nutjob family tryin to stab someone at dinner yea divorce I think so