A man was arrested for attempting to run over his girlfriend. Middle Township Police say they arrested Deshawn Cooper, of Pleasantville. The 25-year-old had fled the scene and with the help of Lower Township Police, the arrest was made. Police say the couple had a fight on Monday, and when the victim returned on Tuesday, Cooper saw the woman and just missed running her over in the area of the WaWa on Route 47.
Cooper was transported to MTPD Headquarters where he was charged with Aggravated Assault with bail set at $25,000 full cash. Cooper also had a non-support warrant issued out of Atlantic County for his arrest. Cooper was then incarcerated in the Cape May County Jail. Due to this being a domestic violence incident the victim’s name is not being released.