Police: Man Arrested After Threatening, Hitting Woman with Car

Created: 12/23/2013 11:03 AM KAALtv.com

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A Rochester man is in custody after he allegedly tried to run down a Rochester woman in his car.

According to the Rochester Police Department Jacob Danielson hit a 40-year-old woman in the parking lot of her apartment on the 1200 block of 4 ½ St. N.W.  Friday afternoon.

The woman told police that Danielson had come looking for her son and had threatened her while she and her daughter were leaving their residence.

At that point Danielson allegedly got into his car and drove towards the woman and her daughter. The woman was hit in the leg, but did not suffer serious injuries.

Danielson is facing charges of 2nd degree assault, terroristic threats, and fleeing the scene of an accident with injuries.

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