Police arrested a suspect for purposely trying to run over and kill a Manteca man Friday morning.
Aaron Harris, 29, was booked into San Joaquin County Jail for attempted murder, Manteca police Lt. Tony Souza said.
Officers found Sergios Bejar, 21, wounded around 5:30 a.m. in the 300 block of N. Grant Avenue. Souza said Bejar was hit by a vehicle. Bejar was taken to a nearby hospital and then later airlifted to another hospital to get treatment. Souza said Bejar was listed in critical condition.
During an investigation into the incident, detectives found Bejar was intentionally hit by a vehicle and identified Harris as the suspect.
Souza said the police department continues to investigate case. Anyone with information is urged to call the Manteca Police Department at 209-456-8101.