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Police: Woman tries to hit ex with car, hits wrong person

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) -- One person is behind bars, another hospitalized after an argument spilled into the street and ended with a hit-and-run in New York.

It happened just after midnight on E. Main Street at Beechwood Street in Rochester.

Police say Jaide Campbell, 24, of Greece, was trying to hit her ex-boyfriend with a car, but ran into someone else instead.

Police say she drove up onto the sidewalk, missed her ex, hit another woman, and fled the scene.

The 26-year-old victim was taken to Rochester General Hospital with minor injuries.

The suspect was found on Herkimer Street a short while later and taken into custody. She is charged with felony assault, DWI, and leaving the scene of an accident.


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