Denver Police announced Thursday afternoon that they have arrested a suspect in a recent hit-and-run that took the life of a 32- year-old woman on Sunday, according to 9NEWS
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9NEWS has learned the owner of the vehicle is a mother who turned her 25-year-old son, Dennis Esquibel, into police. Esquibel later confessed to driving the car at the time of the crash, according to sources.
Sources tell 9NEWS Esquibel was arrested at 2 a.m. Thursday in his home. He was booked on a parole hold, vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of an accident.
Laura McDermott, the victim, was walking across South Broadway near East Cedar Avenue when she was hit. Our thoughts go out to her family and friends.