Wanted for attempted homicide in Fla., Manuel Feliciano picked up in Bethlehem

Posted: 1:23 PM EDT Sep 25, 2013   Updated: 11:19 AM EDT Sep 26, 2013

A man wanted for attempted homicide in Orlando, Fla., is now in custody in Northampton County.

Manuel J. Feliciano was picked up in the 1200 block of Marvine St., Bethlehem, around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, officials said.

Bethlehem law enforcement officials were informed earlier on Tuesday of a warrant for Feliciano from the Orlando County Sheriff's Office, officials said.

Feliciano is also accused of burglary with battery and battery, court papers say.

Feliciano, 24, of Orlando, is awaiting extradition in the Northampton County Prison under $100,000 bail, according to court documents.

A preliminary hearing is set for 9:30 a.m. Oct. 2.