- Associated Press - Monday, November 28, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) - Police say a 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged in a hit-skip accident that critically injured a young girl and hospitalized her mother as they crossed a street near the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden.

Cincinnati police say Donteiz Dickey is being held without bond Monday on charges of aggravated vehicular assault and failing to stop for an accident after his arrest Sunday. Police say he struck 3-year-old Khloe Pitts and her mother, 27-year-old Joy White, in a crosswalk Saturday as they walked to the zoo’s annual Festival of Lights.

Pitts is in critical condition. White is in serious condition.

Police say Dickey sped away after the accident. His car was found abandoned a few blocks away.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide