Man charged in Near North hit-and-run that injured CPD sergeant, 5-year-old girl: Chicago police

Man charged in Near North hit-and-run that injured CPD sergeant, 5-year-old girl: Chicago police

CHICAGO (TOC) — A 24-year-old Chicago man has been charged in reference to a hit-and-run crash over the weekend within the Close to North neighborhood that injured a CPD sergeant and two others.

Juno Miles was arrested Thursday within the 2400-block of West Belmont Avenue in Lakeview after Chicago police stated they recognized him as the one that hit a Chicago police sergeant along with his car Saturday evening.

Miles faces a felony rely of aggravated battery to a peace officer.

New surveillance video from a police pod digicam given to ABC7 by a supply reveals the moments earlier than the CPD sergeant and two civilians, together with a 5-year-old woman, have been injured by a driver fleeing a site visitors cease final weekend.

SEE MORE: Video reveals driver fleeing Close to North site visitors cease, injuring 3 together with CPD sgt., 5-year-old woman

Police stated the sergeant was conducting a site visitors cease close to State Road and Grand Avenue simply after 8 p.m. within the Close to North neighborhood. When the officer requested the driving force of a purple Honda to get out of the car, police stated he refused, put the car in gear and drove off, putting the sergeant and swerving right into a crowd of individuals crossing the road.

“He was asking for his paperwork after which the man within the automotive, similar to, took off. He hit a woman! She flew within the air, like loopy, and the officer was holding onto the door. The officer bought dragged, and he hit one other officer and, like, sped that method. It occurred in, like, a matter of 10 seconds, all that occurred,” stated Joshua Schaffer, who witnessed the incident.

RELATED: Police sergeant, 5-year-old woman amongst 3 injured after driver flees site visitors cease

A lady and a 5-year-old woman have been injured, police stated.

The police sergeant was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening accidents. The girl and woman have been additionally transported to hospitals in good situation, officers stated.

Miles is due in courtroom Friday.

The video within the participant above is from an earlier report.

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