Suspect Arrested In South-Portland Hit-And-Run

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Police caught South-Portland hit-and-run suspect Monday morning. 

Police say they arrested and charged 20-year-old Joao Faria with leaving the scene of an accident and driving under the influence. Faria hit a Honda SUV and took off.

Officers rushed to the scene on Cannon Rd. in South Portland when the report came in around 3 a.m. 

They went door to door trying to get information on the crime.

Police eventually tracked down the suspect in Portland. No injuries were reported. 



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