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A Davenport woman is accused of hitting a man with her car

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – A Davenport woman was arrested Sunday after police say she injured a man when she hit him with her car.

Trenia Marie Chitim, 50, is charged with felony aggravated assault, a Class C felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison; assault while displaying a dangerous weapon, a felony punishable by two years in prison; and fourth-degree criminal mischief, a felony.

He is expected to appear in Scott County court Monday morning via video arraignment.

According to the arrest warrant.

Just before 9 a.m. Sunday, Davenport police were dispatched to 13th and Warren streets for a crash that officers later determined was an assault.

Officers learned Cheatham and a man were acquaintances and had spent the previous night together.

A man lost his cell phone and used Cheathem’s phone to find it. During this time, Chatham was driving in the area and found a man standing in the street on his bicycle.

He deliberately accelerated and drove towards the man, pinning his left side between the front bumper and the bumper of a parked car.

According to the statement, the man had a severe wound on his left side that required immediate surgery.

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