Lindsay Lohan Arrested in NYC for Hit and Run Accident

Celebrity News Sep. 19, 2012 AT 8:15AM
Lindsay Lohan attends the Lady Gaga "Fame" Eau de Parfum Launch Event on September 13, 2012 in New York City. Lindsay Lohan attends the Lady Gaga "Fame" Eau de Parfum Launch Event on September 13, 2012 in New York City. Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage.com

Here we go again.

Lindsay Lohan was arrested in NYC early Wednesday morning for leaving the scene of an accident in which she bumped into a pedestrian, police tell Us Weekly.

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The Liz and Dick actress, 26, was behind the wheel of her Porsche Cayenne (with her manager and a male pal) in an alleyway near the Dream and Maritime Hotels in NYC's Meatpacking District around 1 a.m. "While driving down the alley, she was trying to get people to step aside by flashing her lights," NYPD tell Us. "Everyone moved except one person. The individual is claiming a knee injury and was taken to Bellevue Hospital.  "

Lohan a friend then exited the car and "possibly spoke to the victim" before driving on and entering the Dream's nightclub. 

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Re-emerging from the Dream Hotel around 2:30 a.m., Lohan was then arrested. Because this particular crime was a misdemeanor, Lohan was released without bail. Alcohol was not involved in the incident, according to police documents.

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The incident could spell new trouble for Lohan, who was sternly instructed by a judge earlier this year to stay on the straight an narrow following a probation related to a jewelry theft case.

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