Polletta then fled the accident scene in his car and then on foot into a wooded area behind a home on Sylvan Avenue, where he was later arrested.
Police are searching for a suspect with a disfigured ear for his role in a hit and run in the parking lot of a convenience store in Delaware.
Police say an arrest has been made in connection with a hit-and-run in West Philadelphia that left a seven-year-old girl injured.
A seven-year-old girl was struck by a vehicle Sunday night in West Philadelphia that then fled the scene.
Conroy Williams, of Philadelphia, turned himself into police with his lawyer by his side on Tuesday at 1:25 p.m.
The crash reportedly happened at 58th and Girard Thursday afternoon.
Police are investigating a deadly hit and run that occurred in Paulsboro, Gloucester County early Sunday morning.
One moment she was driving to work in the busy eastbound lanes of Route 422, the next she was spinning out of control, after a pick-up truck struck her car three times then took off.
Police in Philadelphia are reaching out to the public for information on a hit and run in Upper Kensington that left a 25-year-old severely injured.
Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident in Delaware County Thursday night.
Philadelphia police say an off-duty officer is recovering in the hospital after a hit and run in West Philadelphia early Saturday morning.
Police in Philadelphia say they have a zeroed in on a person of interest wanted in connection with a hit-and-run incident in Fishtown last Thursday.
Officials investigating the scene say the victim was rollerblading on Rehoboth Avenue just west of Church Street when he was struck by a driver, who then left the scene.
Rebecca Eldreth got the call no child expects. Her mother Maria was badly injured by a hit-and-run driver while she was walking to work Monday morning.
A Plymouth Township police officer was shot and killed Thursday evening responding to a hit-and-run crash in Montgomery County, according to authorities.