A man in 40s is arrested after a 17-year-old girl was run over and left in Skien last Friday. The girl is in a coma after påkjørselen.
- In the night there was a development in the case. When caught we one person who we have charged with negligent kroppsskade, says politiadvokat Guro Siljan, in the South-East police district to Telemarksavisa.
According to the newspaper the man is 44 years old and from Oslo. He was arrested in Skien, and is sentenced a number of times in the past, and charged with several issues the last time. 44-year-old will probably be questioned on Thursday and it is scheduled varetektsfengsling Friday.
- We believe we have more evidence, so that we can tie him to the case. There are both video surveillance, basestasjonssøk and vitneobservasjoner which means that we believe there is sufficient reason to believe 44-year-old in the night were apprehended, ” says Siljan.
17-year-old was found to be partially out in the road, at Borgestad in Skien by 7-time Friday morning. The police stated that the girl’s condition is serious and that she is in a coma.