Update | Man charged with attempted murder over alleged hit and run at Cronulla

Update | Man charged with attempted murder over alleged hit and run at Cronulla

Update:

A further charge has been laid against a man after he allegedly drove over another man at Cronulla the weekend.

Just after midnight on Sunday, 19 January emergency services were called to Flinders Road, Cronulla, following reports a man had been struck by a Mitsubishi Pajero 4WD.

On arrival, officers from Sutherland Shire Police Area Command located a 46-year-old man, suffering injuries to his arms and torso. He was taken to Sutherland Hospital in a stable condition.

A crime scene was established with officers commencing an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

A 50-year-old man was charged and remains before the courts.

Following further inquiries, investigators laid a further charge of attempted murder against the 50-year-old man.

He was refused bail to appear at Sutherland Local Court today.

Earlier:

A motorist has been charged after allegedly deliberately running over a man at Cronulla early today.

Just after midnight on Sunday, emergency services were called to outside a home in Flinders Road, Cronulla, following reports a man had been struck by a Mitsubishi Pajero 4WD.

On arrival, officers from Sutherland Shire Police Area Command found a 46-year-old man, who had suffered injuries to his arms and torso. He was taken to Sutherland Hospital in a stable condition.

A crime scene was established with officers commencing an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Following inquiries, a 4WD was located and seized for forensic examination outside a home on Toronto Parade, Sutherland, about 3.30am today.

The driver, a 50-year-old man, was arrested at the property and taken to Sutherland Police Station.

He was charged with dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm - drive manner dangerous and drive recklessly/furiously or speed/manner dangerous.

Police will allege in court that the man struck the 46-year-old man's vehicle outside the Cronulla home before deliberately running him over.

The 50-year-old man was refused bail to appear at Parramatta Local Court today.