Arrest In Fatal Hit And Run

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A Sarnia man has been arrested after he turned himself into police in connection with a fatal hit and run.

The Sarnia Police Service says a pedestrian was struck and killed by a dark-coloured SUV Friday night around 11:15pm on Indian Rd. between Hickory St. and Hemlock St.

A 22-year-old Sarnia man was arrested at police headquarters after turning himself on Sunday. He has been charged with criminal negligence causing death and failing to remain at the scene of a collision. He has been released following a bail hearing

Police are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a Samsung Galaxy cell phone discarded in the area east of Indian Rd. and Hickory St.  Anyone with information is asked to call Sarnia police at (519)-344-8861.