Deadly Hit & Run Follow Up

The suspect in a deadly hit and run accident on Amarillo Boulevard is under arrest.

Amarillo police say they have not yet charged the suspect, but officers did arrest him on an unrelated charge.

53 year old Earl William Peddicord was hit and killed Wednesday night near Amarillo Boulevard and Arthur street.

Witnesses say the driver hit peddicord while he crossed the street and then drove off from the scene.

Police say the suspect is a 26 year old hispanic man.