PEORIA, Ariz. — Police in a Phoenix suburb say they have arrested a father suspected of hitting his daughter with his car because she was becoming "too Westernized" and was not living according to their traditional Iraqi values.
Police in Peoria are releasing few details, but say 48-year-old Faleh Almaleki is in custody. Police aren't saying where Almaleki was arrested or where he's being held.
Almaleki's daughter, 20-year-old Noor Faleh Almaleki, is hospitalized in serious condition. According to police, the Almaleki's moved to the suburb of Glendale from Iraq during the mid 90's. (Fox news)