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Woman arrested after trying to run over boyfriend with car, Kingston police say

Last Updated Jul 22, 2019 at 4:55 pm EDT

A Kingston police cruiser is seen in an undated file photo. TWITTER/@KingstonPolice

A woman has been arrested after she allegedly tried to run her boyfriend over with her car when he said he no longer wanted to date her.

Police in Kingston, Ont., say the incident occurred on Thursday evening after the 28-year-old woman drove to her boyfriend’s house.

Police say the man told her that he wanted to break up with her and the pair began arguing in the driveway.

They say the woman allegedly drove at the man after the argument.

Police say the man jumped to avoid being struck, but he smashed into the windshield and received minor injuries to his arm.

They say the woman left the scene at the time, but turned herslef in the next day.

Police say she has been charged with assault with a weapon and dangerous driving.