Hit and run suspect arrested after license plate found

Hit and run suspect arrested after license plate found

Hit and run suspect arrested after license plate found

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by KVUE News

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Posted on March 29, 2013 at 11:18 AM

AUSTIN -- A hit and run suspect was arrested in downtown Austin after officers found his license plate at the scene of the crash.

Richard Cherwitz is charged with failure to stop and render aid. Austin police say the 61-year-old hit a bicyclist at West 10th and Lamar on Tuesday.

Witnesses say he drove off but unknowingly left his plate behind.

Officers tracked down Cherwitz's address where they found the car parked on the curb.

The cyclist is okay outside of a few cuts and bruises.
 

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