COPIAGUE - Police say a Wantagh man is accused of hitting a police car and taking off.

The man was eventually taken into custody at his home last night.

Investigators say it started when the suspect got into a fight in a Copiague parking lot.

The man got into his car and while he was trying to take off, he allegedly hit the police cruiser.

Investigators were able to write down his license plate number and track him down.