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Man charged in police-involved shooting

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A Chesterfield man has been identified as the suspect in the Officer Involved Shooting incident on Friday. 

47-year-old Morris Dewitt now faces charges including attempted capital murder of a police officer.

Investigators say Dewitt hit several police cars while fleeing a traffic stop. It ended at Maury Street near I-95.

Police say Dewitt was wounded when he acted aggressively toward officers trying to arrest him.

He is now recovering at the hospital.

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