A suspect has been arrested in connection with the hit-and-run accident in Jersey City that killed a 33-year-old deaf man.
Umar King was waiting at a bus stop on Kennedy Boulevard when he was struck by a stolen SUV that was being chased by police.
Suspected driver, 19-year-old male, arrested late this afternoon in conjunction with Tuesday’s fatal collision on Kennedy Blvd in Jersey City. More info to follow— ProsecutorSuarezHCPO (@HCPOProsecutor) January 26, 2018
A 19-year-old man, suspected of being the driver, was taken into custody on Thursday. A 16-year-old is also being questioned, while the search continues for a third suspect.
No charges have been announced.
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