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Man Run Over By Car During Dispute

By Kelli Saam
Published On: May 18 2013 01:00:44 PM CDT
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CHICO, Calif. -

A Chico man is recovering after police say he was run over by a vehicle.  The incident started with a fight Friday around 8:30 p.m. at 1366 E. 10th Street.

Witnesses reported the victim had been run over by a vehicle and a shotgun was involved in the incident.    

Police found the suspect Eric Turner, 42, at the scene.  He was bleeding from his face, arms and hands after being injured in the fight. 

The victim was found inside the home with cuts to his face and arms and broken left wrist.

The victim told police he and Turner had argued, then scuffled.  The victim pulled a firearm, trying to get Turner to leave his property.  The victim said Turner got into his vehicle and deliberately ran over the victim with the vehicle.

Turner was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon.  The victim was treated for his injuries and later released.