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Man hits woman with car during an argument in Morris County, police say

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – Police in Hanover Township arrested a man suspected of hitting a woman with his car during an argument in May.

On May 20, police took a report of a possible assault at Milan Pizza located in the Cedar Knolls section of Hanover Township. The victim sustained a significant cut and pain to her leg, police said.

Upon interviewing the victim, police learned that the suspect struck the victim with his vehicle. Police were able to obtain video of the incident and the suspect is seen arguing with the victim and as he flees the scene strikes her with his vehicle, police said.

Police were able to identify the suspect as Oscar Trejo Cardona, 25, of Morristown and were able to arrest him at his place of employment on June 14, police said.

Cardona was charged with operating a vehicle without a license causing serious bodily injury to another, endangering another person, and assault by auto in addition to failure to report an accident, careless driving, reckless driving, driving without a license, and leaving the scene of an accident involving personal injury. He was released pending a court appearance, police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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