Charles Polevich was arrested on wednessday in the hit and run death of rapper Minaj father.
Police said 70-year-old charles stopped briefly to ask the injured man if he was OK but didn’t call for help.
Charles Polevich is currently facing charges of leaving the location of an occurrence and altering actual proof regarding the passing a week ago of 64-year-old Robert Maraj on New York’s Long Island.
Polevich, who parts time between Long Island and Guam, where he maintains a environmental counseling business, is free on bail following an arraignment in Nassau County court. Because of his capture, his driver’s permit has been suspended, he was requested to give up his identification and can’t leave the state as stated by the Judge.
Nassau County Police Detective Lt. Stephen Fitzpatrick said at a news conference: “He was absolutely aware of what happened.“
“He got out of the car and he looked at the deceased, got into his car, and made the conscious decision to leave instead of dialing 911, instead of calling an ambulance for the man.He went home and secluded the vehicle. He’s well aware of what he did.”
Maraj was hit by a vehicle at 6:15 p.m. Friday while strolling along Roslyn Road in Mineola. He was taken to an emergency clinic and was articulated dead on Saturday.
Nicki Minaj has not made any public statement about her father’s death.
Who is nicki Minaj?
Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty, known professionally as Nicki Minaj born in December 8, 1982 is a Trinidadian-American rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, and model.