(MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE) A hit-and-run driver struck two U.S. Army recruiters Tuesday inRoseville, dragging one of the men, who was trapped under the vehicle for nearly three-quarters of a mile.

Enrico Taylor, 52, of St. Paul, was arrested after police found his abandoned Jeep Cherokee about a mile from where the men were hit at the Crossroads of Roseville Shopping Center, 1651 W. County Road B2.

The case is supposed to be referred Wednesday to the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office for possible charges, which are expected in the next two days. If charged and found guilty of felony criminal vehicular injury, Taylor could face a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.

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