LINDSAY LOHAN arrested by New York cops after she allegedly left the scene of an accident.

LiLo made contact with the knee of a pedestrian (believed to be in his 30s) as she parked her Porsche Cayenne in a spot at Manhattan's Dream Hotel at around 12:30 a.m. ET, police told

Despite hitting the man, Lohan, 26, still went inside the hotel to attend an event with her passengers. When she left the hotel around 2:30 a.m., police were waiting for her as she stepped outside.

The Long Island native was arrested on the misdemeanor, handcuffed, given a desk appearance ticket and released on her own recognizance.

Police say Lohan was “cooperative” while being taken into her custody and that alcohol was not involved.

The pedestrian was taken to the hospital to be checked out.

In wake of Lindsay’s arrest, a source said,: "This is all a farce. The evidence will prove that nothing of consequence happened."