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New London – Driver Charged For Intentionally Hitting Car

Yesterday, New London police have formally charged a man for intentionally crashing his car into his ex-girlfriend’s vehicle.

On the evening of April 28, 38-year-old Juan B. Martinez of 93 State Pier Road, intentionally crashed his Nissan Altima into a Kia Sportage driven by his ex-girlfriend on Crystal Avenue. He was reportedly following the victim’s vehicle for some time before the incident occurred. When authorities arrived at the scene, they checked both vehicles, approximately 150 yards apart and saw Martinez trying to leave the area. On the other hand, the ex-girlfriend who was not named by officials, and her male companion sustained minor injuries but both declined treatment. Authorities charged Martinez with first-degree reckless endangerment, reckless driving, evading responsibility and criminal attempt to commit second-degree assault. He is currently free on a $50,000 bond and is due to appear in a New London Superior Court on the 26th of June.

In cases like this where the suspect had intentions of harming other people, victims can ask for legal assistance from experts so that they can file for personal injury claims against the suspect.

If you or someone you care about was injured in an accident, you may need help navigating the complex challenges of paying for your medical bills, recouping your lost wages, and regaining your quality of life. The Connecticut attorneys with Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers can help you through this process, working to hold the responsible party accountable for the pain and suffering you have had to endure. Call 800-PERKINS for a free consultation with a lawyer today.

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