UPDATE: Police make arrest in fatal hit-and-run crash

UPDATE: Police make arrest in fatal hit-and-run crash

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

A man is now in custody in connection to a deadly hit-and-run crash that killed an 18-year-old this month.

Melvin Keele, 46, is charged with failure to stop and render aid.

Joey Aguero was found in the road near 7000 4th Street.

Through the course of the investigation, Accident Investigators followed up on leads and developed information on the possible driver who struck Aguero.

Lubbock Police Accident Investigators, with the assistance of patrol officers, arrested Keele just before 6 p.m. in the 2000 block of Inler Avenue.

This case remains under investigation by the Accident Investigation Unit.

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