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Suspect in fatal hit-and-run in Butte found dead

Posted at 3:00 PM, May 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-11 17:00:18-04

BUTTE – (UPDATE, May 11, 2019) The suspect in a fatal hit-and-run accident in Butte was found dead in Anaconda-Deer Lodge County, according to Butte Sheriff Ed Lester.

Marcus Sepulveda, 41, was suspected to be the driver of a 2014 Subaru that struck a motorcycle early Friday morning in Butte. The man on the motorcycle died from his injuries.

Police reported the driver of the Subaru left the scene after hitting the motorcycle near the intersection of Dewey Boulevard and Lexington Avenue just before 2 a.m.

Officials have not released any other details.

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