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Man angrily speeds away while ex sits on car

Released by Tyler Police Department:

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - On March 11, 2011 at approximately 4:45pm, Tyler dispatch received a 911 telephone call regarding someone who had been struck by a vehicle in the 3200 block of Walton Road.  Officers responded to the scene and contacted the victim.  The victim is a 20-year-old black female who said the suspect in this case is her ex-boyfriend.  The victim said she and her boyfriend, a 23-year-old black male, were in the process of breaking up today and started arguing.  The victim was sitting on the trunk of the suspect's vehicle when the suspect got into his car and rapidly drove away.  This caused the victim to fall off the trunk onto the pavement where she sustained minor injuries.

The victim said the suspect then backed his vehicle up over one of her legs after threatening to hurt her to keep her from dating other people.  The suspect then fled the scene in his vehicle.  The victim was transported to a local hospital where she will be treated for non-life threatening injuries. 

The investigation continues.

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