AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a suspect in a deadly weekend hit-and-run.
44-year-old Roderiquez Antwan Walker has been arrested and charged in the death of 39-year-old Broderick Parker.
Walker is charged with Felony Homicide by Vehicle, Felony Leaving the Scene, Reckless Driving, and a turning violation.
The incident report states that Parker was walking on the 3100 Blk. Richmond Hill Road when he was struck by a vehicle traveling south.
Parker was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:06 p.m.
Walker reportedly fled the scene leaving the vehicle there.
In the crash report, Walker is reported as telling deputies that “he was in a hurry and that [Parker] came out of nowhere.