Buffalo Woman Charged With Vehicular Assault

April 28, 2012 Updated Apr 28, 2012 at 4:06 PM EDT

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Buffalo Woman Charged With Vehicular Assault

April 28, 2012 Updated Apr 28, 2012 at 4:06 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. ( release ) Buffalo police have arrested an individual in connection with an apparent domestic incident that occurred late Friday night in South Buffalo.

South district officers arrested 33 year old Helen Velasquez of Buffalo and charged her with DWI and Vehicular Assault.

Police say she was traveling south on Abbott at approximately 10:30pm, when witnesses claim she was yelling out of the window at the victim.

At some point, she turned the vehicle around and then struck the
individual.

The victim, 42 year old Charles Robbins, was taken to ECMC where he was treated and released.