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Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, May 25, 2012, at 4:15 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, May 26, 2012, at 7:42 a.m.

Wichita police detectives arrested a 20-year-old Wichita man in the fatal hit-and-run collision that killed 49-year-old John Fuqua on May 19 on South Seneca, a police official said Friday.

The man has been booked into the Sedgwick County Jail on suspicion of vehicular homicide and felony hit-and-run, police Lt. Joe Schroeder said.

Detectives are still seeking information about a second vehicle that hit Fuqua. It is described as a light- or metallic-colored SUV or crossover-type vehicle last seen near May and Seneca just before the collision. Police ask that anyone with information call 911 or the Accident Follow Up Unit, 268-4131.

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