The undersigned, _____________, accuses _____________ of the crime of ATTEMPTED HOMICIDE, committed as follows, to wit:
That on or about _____________, at about _________ (a.m./p.m.), in the City/Municipality of _____________, Province of _____________ and within the jurisdiction of this Honorable Court, the said accused, armed with a jungle knife, and with evident intent to kill, did then and there willfully, unlawfully, and feloniously attack _____________ with his said weapon, missing said _____________ by only a fraction of an inch, and would have continued his criminal act had not the said _____________ successfully resisted him with the help of some bystanders who responded to his cry for help.
Contrary to law.
_____________, Philippines, __Date__.