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Police need help in identifying suspect in hit and run

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Authorities are trying to identify the suspect in an assault and hit and run at a gas station. Authorities are trying to identify the suspect in an assault and hit and run at a gas station.
The suspect drove away in his car hitting the victim and knocking her off the bike. The suspect drove away in his car hitting the victim and knocking her off the bike.
CHARLESTON, SC -

Authorities are trying to identify the suspect in an assault and hit and run at a gas station.

According to police the suspect grabbed the victim's buttocks while she was at the BP gas station on Wantoot Blvd.  She confronted the suspect and he became upset and defensive. 

The victim got on her bike to leave the gas station when the suspect allegedly hit the victim with his car knocking her off her bike.  The victim told police she heard the car accelerate its engine before hitting her.

Police say the suspect then fled the area towards Savannah Highway.

The victim described the suspect as a black male with light complexion, 30-40 years old.

If you can identify the suspect, please contact Central detectives at 720-2487.

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