Suffolk man arrested in connection with alleged hit-and-run


SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A 33-year-old Suffolk man was arrested Monday following an alleged hit-and-run incident.

Police say the incident occurred back on May 17, 2021. During the incident, the adult male victim was standing next to a vehicle in the parking lot of an apartment complex in the 2200 block of East Washington Street when he was struck by a vehicle.

The victim sustained non life-threatening injuries. Police say the suspect vehicle subsequently left the scene.

On Monday, police arrested 33-year-old Darryl Lee Payne Jr. in connection with the incident.

Payne is accused of failing to stop for and assist an injured victim and failing to report the incident.

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