A man appeared in court this morning charged with attempted murder following an incident in Hemel Hempstead in July.
John McAleer, 24, from Belsize Road, Hemel Hempstead, appeared before St Albans Crown Court this morning.
He pleaded not guilty to attempted murder.
Officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit have been investigating since officers were called to Waterhouse Street on July 2 to reports a woman had fallen from a balcony.
He will next appear at St Albans Crown Court on November 2.