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28-year-old arrested following hit-and-run that left one injured

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Posted at 10:20 AM, Nov 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-28 11:20:11-05

MILWAUKEE — A 28-year-old man has been arrested after a hit and run incident that left a 79-year-old man injured on Friday.

Police say the incident occurred around 1:11 p.m. Friday in the 10000 block of W. Bluemound Road. A 79-year-old man was biking in the area when the 28-year-old struck him with his car and fled the scene.

The 79-year-old sustained serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

The Milwaukee Police Department found the 28-year-old later on Friday and arrested him. Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the upcoming days, the Milwaukee Police Department said in a press release Saturday.

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