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Hit and run leads to attempted murder arrest in Manchester


A man faces attempted murder charges after a hit and run in Manchester Friday night.

Police responded to the 300 block of East Fayette Street at 11:20 p.m. and found a 24-year-old man lying on a sidewalk, hit by a car.  Later say they found the suspected vehicle that sped awayand arrested 40-year-old Charles Wright.

Police say Wright and the victim had been in an altercation earlier that night at a bar.

The 24-year-old was treated and has non-life threatening injuries.

Wright is in the Delaware County Jail on a $25,000 bond.

Police have seized the vehicle as their investigation continues.


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