Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a Franklin Square woman for an incident that occurred on Sunday, June 14 at 12:16 am in Floral Park.
According to detectives, Kristen Gerakaris, 33, of 509 Third Street, while driving in the westbound lanes of Jericho Turnpike, just east of Emerson Avenue, struck a 38 year old male pedestrian, her ex-boyfriend, whom she had a dispute with and left the scene without stopping. The victim, who suffered a head injury, was transported to an area hospital for treatment. He was admitted and listed in serious condition.
A subsequent investigation ensued identifying the vehicle as well as the driver. Gerakaris was located and placed under arrest on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.
The defendant is charged with Assault 1st Degree and Leaving the Scene of a Serious Physical Injury Accident. She will be arraigned on 6/18/2020.
Details by: Det. Wills/3rd Squad 06/17/20/1900/6672