DAWSON, GA (WALB) - A person has been taken into custody in connection to a deadly hit-and-run in Dawson.
Michael Wayne Wright, 40, was arrested around midnight Thursday night.
Investigators said Vacarro Cody, 40, was struck by a stolen car on Augusta Street just before 7:00 Thursday morning.
A passerby spotted his body in a yard and called 911.
The car was reported stolen at later that morning and was discovered in a field in Parrott.
Wright is being held in the Terrell Co. jail, with no bond set. No first appearance scheduled at this time.
The GBI was called in to investigate.
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