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UPDATE: Police identify man hit by car in Plaza Middle School parking lot

Posted at 12:32 PM, Sep 20, 2014

Virginia Beach, Va.- Police have made an arrest after a man was hit by a vehicle in the back parking lot of Plaza Middle School early Saturday morning.

On Saturday, September 20, 2014 at approximately 5:25 a.m. police were called to the parking lot of Plaza Middle School located at 3080 South Lynnhaven Road, where a person reported that a man had been struck by a vehicle.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries, where he later died, police say.

The victim has been identified as Richard Owen Pentz of Virginia Beach.

Police have arrested the suspect, 39-year-old Sarah E. Flanders, of the 300 block of Rutherglenn Muse in Virginia Beach.

Flanders has been charged with second degree murder and is being held in the Virginia Beach City Jail with no bond, police say.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.