- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 6, 2015

NAUGATUCK, Conn. (AP) - Police have arrested a Seymour man who police say hit a teen with his car and fled the scene.

The victim, who was not identified, told police he and others confronted 27-year-old Brendan Burns after a 14-year-old female told them Burns had been following her.

Police say Burns then drove into the boy, who suffered only minor injuries, and fled.

Burns was charged with threatening, second-degree reckless endangerment, third-degree stalking, loitering on school grounds and two counts of breach of peace.

Police say Burns car also struck another vehicle as he drove back to Seymour, where he was taken into custody after a foot chase in the woods near his home.

Burns is being held in lieu of bond. It was not immediately clear if he has hired an attorney.

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