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Arrest made in Camden hit-and-run of senior citizen

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Police in Camden County say they have arrested the driver who slammed into a senior citizen and left the scene last Saturday.

Investigators say 26-year-old Lucio Reyes has confessed to hitting 64-year old Carmen Ortiz.

Surveillance video shows Reyes' truck running down Ortiz and then driving off.

It happened at 36th Street and Westfield Avenue last Saturday morning

Ortiz is recovering from a spinal injury and a broken wrist.

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