A 45-year-old man from Moncton has been charged with attempted murder following a hit and run that occurred on Sunday in Moncton.


Codiac RCMP responded to the call shortly after 6:30 p.m., that a man had been run over by a vehicle in a parking lot on the corner of Killam Drive and Moore Street. The victim, a 31-year-old man from Moncton, was taken to hospital with serious injuries, said police.

A warrant of arrest for 45-year-old Clarke Edward Hannah from Moncton was issued and Hannah was located and arrested by Edmundston Police at approximately 3 p.m. on August 31, according to police.

He will be appearing in Moncton Provincial Court on September 1.

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident is asked to call the Codiac RCMP at 506-857-2400. To remain anonymous, you can also contact Crime Stoppers at www.crimenb.ca or at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637).