Police have charged a Maine man in a fatal hit-and-run that claimed the life of a pedestrian in the town of Casco.
The Cumberland County sheriff's department said part of the car's grill left at the scene and a tip led to the arrest of 28-year-old Jeffrey Eugene Smith, of Sebago. He's charged with a felony count of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death.
Deputies say 56-year-old Lorna Nugent, of Casco, was struck Sunday evening in Casco near the Naples town line.
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Officials say the release of the type of vehicle involved in the crash led to a tip that pointed to Smith, who was arrested Monday. He remained Tuesday in the Cumberland County Jail on a probation violation.
It wasn't clear if he had a lawyer.