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Man charged with attempted murder in Raleigh

Posted July 23, 2011

— Raleigh police arrested a man Friday night in connection with the attempted murder of a 24-year-old man on Liverpool Lane.

Shortly before 11:30 p.m., officers responded to a 911 call at 4428 Liverpool Lane. They found that Matthew Wesley Moore had been seriously injured.

He was taken to WakeMed, where he was listed in critical condition Saturday night. No information was released on how Moore was injured.

Ted Dewitt Hand Jr., 27, was taken into custody at the scene and charged with attempted murder.

He was being held in the Wake County jail Saturday under a $1 million bond. Hand is due in court Monday.

Police said the crime was not random. 


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  • vabunny420 Jul 25, 2011

    No one deserves to beaten within inchs of thier life....Matt is a good man and thats more than can be said for the guy who did this to him. You are in our prayers, Matt.....get better soon

  • tarheelnative Jul 25, 2011

    Violence is never the answer!

  • smack Jul 25, 2011

    this is so sad, I know them personally and feel very bad for both Ted and Matt. his wife constantly cheated on him and this was just the last straw. he just snapped. could happen to anyone.