- Associated Press - Saturday, February 22, 2014

YORKTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - A suspect has been arrested in a hit-and-run accident that killed a 72-year-old woman in front of her Westchester County home.

The Journal News reports (https://lohud.us/1e4T4Kc ) that Juan Luis Guevara was arrested Saturday in connection with the death of Georgia Turner of Yorkville.

Yorktown police believe Guevara was behind the wheel of the vehicle that killed Turner on Thursday.

They say Guevara was a passenger in a minivan that was stopped at a checkpoint Saturday.

They say the vehicle had front-end damage, and a piece of clothing was stuck to a headlamp.

Police say Guevara made incriminating statements.

Guevara was arraigned on a charge of leaving the scene of a fatal accident and ordered held on $200,000 bond.

It wasn’t clear if he had an attorney.


Information from: The Journal News, https://www.lohud.com

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