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Two charged after hitting parked cars

One man has been charged and sentenced after hitting a parked car in New Rockford and fleeing the scene. Yet another has pleaded not guilty to a similar crime alleged to have happened last month.

According to court documents, Elvin Quintero of New Rockford was driving on 1st Avenue South on Saturday, August 5, when he struck a parked car owned by Lucas and Becki Schumacher.

After the incident, cou...