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Redlands man arrested for attempted murder after striking pedestrian with car, police say

The suspect is held on $1M bail

Man arrested after allegedly driving his car into a pedestrian. (Photo: Zeferli from Getty Images Pro)

Redlands, Calif. — A 21-year-old Redlands man has been arrested for attempted murder after allegedly striking a 20-year-old victim with his car in a parking lot on Tuesday night.

According to Redlands Police, officers responded to the 1100 block of Alabama Street around 10:30 p.m. following reports of a pedestrian being hit by a vehicle. Upon arrival, authorities found the victim on the ground and observed damage to two vehicles in the parking lot.

Witnesses and the victim reported that the suspect, identified as Harman Singh, deliberately struck the victim with his 2017 Toyota Camry as the victim attempted to move out of the way of the vehicle. Singh allegedly then maneuvered his car to strike the victim again, pinning him against another vehicle, according to police.

Singh was arrested at the scene and is currently being held on $1 million bail.

The victim sustained broken bones and a head abrasion and was transported to the hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information related to the incident is urged to contact Redlands Police Dispatch.