On April 17, 2011 the Dothan Police Department responded to a pedestrian struck just after midnight. The incident occurred at the intersection of Newton and Range Street just after midnight. Upon arrival, police learned the victim had already been taken to a local hospital where he was in critical condition. Police photographed the scene and collected evidence along with witness statements at the scene. The Violent Crimes Unit responded and the preliminary investigations revealed that the action was intentional. Investigators say alcohol was involved in the crime which was domestically motivated. The suspect, Lakreshia Berry was taken into custody a short time later and will be charged with Attempted Murder.
• Lakreshia Berry, black female, 27 years of age, of East Adams Street was arrested and charged with Attempted Murder with bond being set later today.