Tyler man accused of hitting woman, car in parking lot

Devonte Crawford-Milton, 25, of Tyler
Devonte Crawford-Milton, 25, of Tyler(Smith County Jail)
Published: Mar. 4, 2022 at 7:40 AM CST|Updated: Mar. 4, 2022 at 9:39 AM CST
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TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - A Tyler man has been arrested after allegedly hitting a woman and a car in a parking lot early Friday.

Tyler police report Devonte Crawford-Milton, 25, of Tyler was driving erratically around 12:30 a.m., near the Green Acres Shopping Village on Troup Highway. Crawford-Milton has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and is being held on a bond of $750,000 with an additional $155,000 bond for charges unrelated to the alleged hit and run.

Tyler Police are investigating an aggravated assault reported early Friday.
Tyler Police are investigating an aggravated assault reported early Friday.(Source: KLTV staff)

Witnesses at the scene said the driver was leaving the parking lot of the shopping center when they hit a person before driving away.

Paramedics treated the victim before she was transported to a hospital by ambulance. Andy Erbaugh with Tyler Police Department said the woman’s injuries were not life-threatening.

Tyler Police are investigating an aggravated assault reported early Friday.
Tyler Police are investigating an aggravated assault reported early Friday.(Source: KLTV staff)

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