A man accused of attempted second-degree murder, aggravated assault and criminal possession of a firearm by a felon appeared Wednesday morning in Cowley County District Court in Arkansas City. 33 year old Aaron “Big A” Brown of Arkansas City, through his attorney, requested that a preliminary hearing setting appearance be scheduled as soon as possible. The judge and prosecutors conferred, and ended up setting the date as June 9th. Brown is accused of shooting 38 year old Robert Lolar of Arkansas City eight times in the early morning of April 19 at a home on North Seventh St.