Woman in custody following fatal Aurora hit-and-run

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AURORA, Colo. — A suspect has been arrested in connection to a hit-and-run crash that killed an elderly male pedestrian in Aurora on Wednesday.

The Aurora Police Department said a citizen contacted authorities saying the suspect vehicle was spotted in the 1400 block of Ironton Street near an auto repair shop Friday morning.

APD responded and located the suspect vehicle, a 2002 Toyota Camry registered to an Aurora address.

Police said Saturday that Sandra Navarro, 34, has been charged with hit-and-run involving death and tampering with physical evidence. Both are felonies.

The Medina Alert in the case has been canceled.

The crash happened about 6:20 p.m. Wednesday at East Montview Boulevard and Elmira Street.

The victim was taken to a hospital but was later pronounced dead. His name has not been released.

Anyone with information about the case who has not already contacted police is asked to call Det. Steve Chinn: 303-739-6342.

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