There was a report of a hit and run in the Goulds on Saturday.
A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and the operator fled the scene.
The vehicle and its operator were located some time later in the north end of the city.
The 38 year old male was arrested and charged with Hit and Run Causing Bodily Harm.
He was also issued a summary offence ticket for operating a motor vehicle without insurance.
In addition to being held for a Court appearance in the morning his vehicle was seized.