Deputies: Man arrested after hit-and-run in Hopewell

One person was injured after being hit by a vehicle in the Town of Hopewell on Friday, August 17.

Ontario County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Walmart and Lowes on Recreation Drive at 4:45 a.m.

Deputies say Jesse Gettings is the victim. He was laying on the ground in the Applebee’s parking lot when they arrived.

A witness told deputies that Gettings was struck by a vehicle.

The witness said a pickup truck ran into Gettings, throwing him several feet.

The witness also told deputies the pickup truck traveled East on Route 5 and 20 after striking Gettings.

Deputies say the suspect is Keir Grosse-Rhode of Brewer, Maine. He was located at the Wendy’s in the Town of Geneva shortly after the incident.

Grosse-Rhode was taken into custody for assault and was arraigned in the Ontario County Jail.

He will appear in the Town of Hopewell court at a later date.

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