Man charged with attempted murder after hit and run in Chatham
Published Sunday, September 22, 2019 3:08PM EDT
Last Updated Monday, September 23, 2019 10:03AM EDT
Chatham-Kent police say a driver has been charged with attempted murder after a hit-and-run.
Officers responded to a fail-to-remain crash on Harvey Street in Chatham involving a pedestrian around 4 a.m. Saturday.
Through investigation, police say they learned that the driver and victim were known to each other, with evidence leading investigators to believe this was an intentional act.
Officers found the driver. He was arrested and charged with attempt murder. He is being held in custody pending a bail hearing.
The victim was transported to a Windsor hospital in serious, but stable condition.
The Chatham-Kent Police are asking anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident to contact Detective Constable Cole Abbott at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-380-6024.