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Police: Teen arrested after hitting 16-year-old, driving away in Edgewater

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Posted at 10:56 AM, Nov 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-06 10:56:46-05

A teenager was arrested after police say he hit a 16-year-old with his car and drove away. 

Officers responded to the area of Fairhill Drive and Londontown Road after reports of a hit-and-run Friday afternoon. 

Police said they were able to quickly find the driver, Nicholas Kyle Hoffman, 17, and arrest him.

The 16-year-old was taken to Shock Trauma with non-life threatening injuries. 

After an investigation, police say that Hoffman intentionally hit the victim as he was walking down the road. 

Hoffman was charged with attempted homicide, first degree assault, and related charges.