News: Hit-and-run suspect arrested after Palm Beach County crash

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Posted: December 14, 2020

LAKE WORTH BEACH, FL - Authorities say they arrested a man who left the scene of a crash in Palm Beach County last week, according to WTVX.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said the man had been wanted for a disturbance and vandalism at a business in Lake Worth Beach on Thursday afternoon  As he was fleeing, he crashed into a parked vehicle in the area of 7th Avenue and F Street at about 1:30 p.m.  One of the vehicles involved rolled over and caught fire.

Investigators said the man tried to get away on foot but was tracked down and apprehended after a chase.  He was hospitalized with minor injuries and then taken to the Palm Beach County Jail after he was released.    

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