Man arrested in deadly hit-and-run in Yorktown

Juan Luis Guvara Villatoro has been arrested for running down 72-year-old Georgia Turner. (2/24/14)

YORKTOWN - A Jefferson Valley man is behind bars after being charged in the deadly hit-and-run of an elderly Yorktown woman.

Police arrested Juan Luis Guvara Villatoro, 38, in connection with the deadly crash.

He allegedly ran over 72-year-old Georgia Turner just steps from her East Main Street home late Thursday night.

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Police arrested Guvara Villatoro after an officer noticed damage to his car during a traffic stop Saturday morning.

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