FLORIDA CITY (CBSMiami) – The Miami-Dade Police Department has announced the arrest of a driver wanted in connection to the fatal hit-and-run of a mini scooter rider.
David Linares, 58, is facing several charges, including leaving the scene of a fatal crash and tampering with evidence.READ MORE: Fort Lauderdale Teen Accused Of Making Online Threat To Miramar High
The tampering charge comes after the arresting Florida City officers said they caught Linares removing the distinguishable full-size ladder rack on the gray truck connected to the crash.READ MORE: Group Protesting Haitian Deportations Blocked Entrance To PortMiami
According to the arrest form, Linares confessed to deadly crash. He is being held with no bond.MORE NEWS: Hollywood Neighborhood Stunned After Police Officer Yandy Chirino Was Fatally Shot
The 36-year-old victim has not been identified.