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Arrest Made in October 2021 Fatal Hit and Run Near Vernon Hills

(Waukegan, IL)  An arrest has been announced in connection with a fatal hit and run near Vernon Hills last fall. 22-year-old Wojciech Glowik of Glenview was struck and killed by a vehicle in the pre-dawn hours of October 9th, 2021, as he walked along Route 45. The offending vehicle fled the scene, but was located at a Wheeling body shop a few days later. Lake County Sheriff’s officials say they concluded a monthslong investigation on Monday by arresting Amanda Cisneros-Elacio at her Prospect Heights home. The 20-year-old is facing one count of failure to report an accident causing death. Bond has been set at 500-thousand-dollars, pending a court hearing on Friday.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (3-2-22)



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