BROWNFIELD, TX (KCBD) - A Brownfield man is behind bars for attempted murder, after hitting another man with his vehicle. Police tell KCBD NewsChannel 11, 34-year-old Jerry Alaniz intentionally ran his white pickup truck into 35-year-old Michael Garza Thursday morning in the 800 block of West Lake Street in Brownfield.
Witnesses tell police that they saw Alaniz speeding up to hit Garza, who was standing in the street next to his car. Garza was taken to the Brownfield Regional Medical Center with minor injuries, he was treated and released. Alazniz was found shortly after.
Alazniz was arrested for attempted murder and driving while intoxicated.
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