Male arrested following Nicki Minaj’s father killed in hit-and-run

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70-calendar year-old male has been charged in relationship with the hit-and run dying of Nicki Minaj’s father.

Robert Maraj, 64, died in clinic the working day following the crash in Mineola, Lengthy Island, New York on Friday.

He had been walking northbound on Roslyn Highway and Raff Avenue at all-around 6:15pm when he was struck by Charles Polevich’s car, Nassau County Police stated.

All through a information conference, police reported that they had tracked Polevich’s automobile and he turned himself in.

Polevich has now been billed with leaving the scene of an automobile accident with a fatality and tampering with evidence.

Law enforcement say he was “absolutely aware” of what experienced transpired.

“He got out of the motor vehicle and he seemed at the deceased, got into his auto, and created the acutely aware decision to depart instead of dialling 911, as a substitute of contacting an ambulance for the man.

“He went dwelling and secluded the car or truck. He’s nicely knowledgeable of what he did,” Detective Fitzpatrick said.

Police say “the investigation is ongoing” but the rapper, who just lately gave beginning to her initially kid, has not spoken out publicly still.