Suspect arrested in murder of man in Huntington

Samuel White, of Brentwood, was arraigned on a charge of manslaughter.

Samuel White, of Brentwood, was arraigned on a charge of manslaughter. (5/26/16)

HUNTINGTON - Police have made an arrest in the death of a man found lying in the middle of a street in Huntington on Wednesday.

Samuel White, of Brentwood, was arraigned Thursday on a charge of manslaughter. The 32-year-old was arrested Wednesday in the death of Edwin Rivera.

Rivera, 39, was found covered in blood, lying next to his Mercedes on Clinton Avenue just after 3 a.m. Wednesday. According to court records, he was struck in the head multiple times.

There was no word on a motive for the attack.

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