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Environmentalist Accused in Hit and Run Accident Arraigned in Court

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - Local environmentalist Pat Suter, 88, appeared in the 28th District Court Tuesday afternoon and plead not guilty on charges of hitting a man with her vehicle and leaving the scene in March of 2013.

The incident happened on Ocean Drive as local attorney Richard Leshin was bicycling and was allegedly struck by Suter's vehicle. Suter said she thought she hit a trash can.