Suspect arrested for striking man with vehicle during altercation

ARANSAS PASS (KIII NEWS) - Aransas Pass police responded to reports of a fight Tuesday night in the 1000 block of West Lott Avenue where they found one unidentified 56-year-old male victim unresponsive on the ground.

The victim was transported to the hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Police said the victim and a male suspect, identified as 29-year-old Matthew Ryan Dickson, were at a local bar together before getting into an altercation. During that altercation, police said Dickson struck the victim with his vehicle.

Dickson was taken into custody and charged with manslaughter.

Police are still investigating the incident. They are not releasing the identity of the victim until his next-of-kin have been notified.

Stay connected with 3News for the latest news, sports, and weather. Download the KIII-TV 3News app now.

Have an idea for a story? Send news tips to news@kiiitv.com, and visit us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram!

© 2018 KIII-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment
TRENDING VIDEOS