The driver of a Lexus SUV plowed into some girls who were fighting in the middle of a street on Sept. 27 in Griffin, Georgia.
Police arrested Shameka Sharell Peoples, the suspected driver who is also a mom to one of the girls who was allegedly fighting.
Peoples is charged with reckless driving, driving on wrong side of the road, failure to maintain lane, aggressive driving, hit and run, reckless conduct, 5 counts of aggravated assault, serious injury by vehicle and 2 counts of cruelty to children in the first degree, notes WSB-TV.
Five people were injured.
The mom of an 18-year-old injured girl told WXIA that the fight began when her daughter and Peoples’ daughter got into a scuffle.