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Suspect Flees Accident Scene, Caught Behind Dumpster

The following information was supplied by the Roswell Police Department.

Suspect Flees Accident Scene, Caught Behind Dumpster

Roswell Police arrested Mathew Johnson late last night for hitting two vehicles and fleeing the scene of the accident.

Johnson failed to maintain his lane while driving on Holcomb Bridge Road at Ga. 400, late Sunday night, Dec. 9.

After striking one vehicle, he attempted to flee the scene, but instead ran into a tractor trailer. Unable to drive his vehicle at that point, Johnson got out of the car and ran down Holcomb Bridge Road. Police later found him hiding behind the dumpster of La Quinta.

He was charged with DUI, fail to maintain lane and hit and run.

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