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Published May 08, 2014, 12:19 PM

UPDATE: Southeastern North Dakota man reaches plea agreement in hit-and-run case

Wahpeton, ND (WDAY TV) - A Brampton, North Dakota man accused of running down another man in Sargent County last year has changed his plea in the case.

By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY

Wahpeton, ND (WDAY TV) - A Brampton, North Dakota man accused of running down another man in Sargent County last year has changed his plea in the case.

Dakota Sutton reached a plea agreement Thursday that dropped a Felony AA Murder charge.

Sutton still faces up to 20 years in prison on Manslaughter, Leaving the Scene of an Accident that Involved Death, and DUI. A pre-sentence investigation will be done. Sentencing is expected within the next month.

WDAY News will have more on this story tonight at 6 and 10, including outrage from the family of the victim over the agreement, as well as attorneys from both sides.

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