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SEA ISLE CITY — Police last week arrested a Pleasantville man in a September hit-and-run that injured a pedestrian, police said.

Wendi Rodriguez-Cuevas, 43, was arrested by Detective Nicholas Giordano and Detective Sgt. William Bradshaw on Oct. 4 after a monthlong investigation into the Sept. 1 incident, police said.

The accident occurred between 2:45 and 3:30 a.m. near 78th Street and Landis Avenue.

Rodriguez-Cuevas was charged with assault by auto, knowingly leaving the scene of an accident with serious bodily injury, endangering another person, endangering an injured victim, hindering oneself by destroying evidence and multiple motor vehicle violations, police said.

He was released on a summons with a future court date.

Staff Writer Lauren Carroll contributed to this report.

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I cover breaking news on the digital desk. I graduated from Temple University in Dec. 2017 and joined the Press in the fall of 2018. Previously, I freelanced, covering Pennsylvania state politics and criminal justice reform.

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