VALLEY VILLAGE (CBSLA) — Los Angeles police confirmed Tuesday they have arrested a woman in connection with the June 17 hit-and-run that left a 91-year-old man dead.
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The woman, who police have not yet identified, was arrested for felony hit-and-run and felony manslaughter.READ MORE: Statements From Los Angeles Community College District and California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office
The victim, Gennady Bolotsky, was wrapping up a morning walk with his beloved dog when he was hit at the corner of Magnolia Boulevard and Wilkinson Avenue — just steps from his home.
Security video showed a light-colored full-size truck strike Bolotsky and pause momentarily before driving off. Bolotsky was transported to an area hospital where he died.MORE NEWS: First Case Of Omicron Variant Detected In LA County
According to the victim’s family, Bolotsky was born in 1928 in Ukraine and came to the United States as a refugee during the Holocaust, escaping Nazi occupation.