Mandan News

Hit and run suspect arrested at residence

Branden Edwin Savenko, of Mandan, was involved in a hit and run accident, on the 4300 block of McKenzie Drive, on Saturday, Sept. 21, at about 3:33 p.m.

Mandan police were told the suspect struck a parked and unattended vehicle, then left the scene. Later, officers found Savenko’s vehicle abandoned on 43rd Ave. S.E. and Shoal Loop.

Savenko’s registration was in the car, which led officers to his residence where he was arrested for driving under the influence , a class “C” felony. He was also placed under arrest for leaving the scene of an accident; driving under a revoked license; and refusing to halt.

A background check showed Savenko had three prior DUI convictions and one DUI case pending, before his arrest on Saturday.