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News: Man arrested after intentionally ramming vehicle in West Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA - A man was arrested Sunday after police say he intentionally rammed his girlfriend's vehicle, which had a 5-year-old child inside at the time.

According to KCCI, The suspect slammed into the victim's vehicle at least twice before fleeing the scene.

Both the woman and her child suffered minor injuries in the crash.

The man was located a short time later and taken into custody after putting up a fight with officers. He has since been charged with child endangerment and leaving the scene of an accident.

The precise location of the crash is not mentioned in the report.

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