Police arrest man who hit security vehicle, fled - FOX 13 News

Police arrest man who hit security vehicle, fled

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Tampa police have arrested a hit-and-run driver who collided with a security officer's vehicle at Columbus and Nebraska.

It happened around 2 a.m. this morning, and after the collision, the driver hopped out of the car and took off running.

Police established a perimeter and used a helicopter to find Josean Carrasquillo-Flores hiding in the area. The officer inside the security vehicle suffered minor injuries and will be OK.

There is no word on why the suspect fled. He's now facing charges.

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