Hit and run suspect arrested in L'Île-Perrot

A 49 year old Île-Perrot man is due to appear in court in Valleyfield today, where he will be formally charged with hit and run causing bodily harm.

The Surete du Quebec say the man is believed to be the driver of a Jeep Patriot which struck and injured a pedestrian at the intersection of 25th Avenue and Boulevard Perrot  in L'Île-Perrot January 29.

The pedestrian suffered minor head injuries.

The incident was captured on security cameras and investigators say they made the arrest after receiving tips from members of the public.