ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Adams County Sheriff’s investigators identified the man accused of hitting three pedestrians in a domestic violence incident as 36-year-old Manuel Handboy.
On Jan. 15, deputies responded to 63rd Avenue and Federal Boulevard after three people were reportedly hit by a car. When they arrived, found three women had been hit and they believe the driver was targeting one of them.
Deputies later found out Handboy and one of the women were involved in a domestic violence incident. They say Handboy saw the victim walking in a parking lot with the two other women.
They say he drove his vehicle at a high rate of speed into the parking lot, hitting the women and some parked cars.
Handboy’s vehicle rolled over as a result. He tried to run away, but a witness caught him.
Investigators say one woman suffered critical injuries and the other two are expected to recover.
Handboy now faces a slew of charges including attempted first degree murder, vehicular assault, DUI and domestic violence.