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_A 39-year-old Fort Pierce man accused of hurling a fish from the North Bridge and allegedly hitting a boater on the head, faces felony and misdemeanor charges, according to an arrest affidavit from the Fort Pierce Police Department.

_Richard Hughes Corley. . . was fishing on the North Bridge late Saturday and . . . asked a man to move his boat. . . .

_The man said he . . . was not going to move his boat [and] alleges he heard Corley say, “I will make him move his boat. . . .”

Corley then threw a fish that hit the victim on the head . . . .