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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a car in a domestic violence crime on Friday.

At 4:19 p.m. Portland Police Bureau responded to Southeast 105th Avenue and Southeast Stark Street on a report of a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian. When officers arrived the found an injured woman on the street. She was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Police learned that the suspect was in a relationship with the victim.

Officers later found and arrested Julian D. Brooks, 25, of Portland and seized a silver 2004 Infiniti as evidence.

Brooks was lodged into the Multnomah County Jail and charged with first-degree assault and failure to perform duties of a driver with injuries.

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Seems to be more than assault... particularly if the perpetrator & victim are in a personal relationship. Why not attempted murder?

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