Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run in Perry Co.

Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run in Perry Co.


Authorities have made an arrest in the death of a Perry County man who was killed in a hit-and-run.

According to WKYT-TV (
, 38-year-old Marcus Abner was arrested Sunday morning and charged with reckless homicide and leaving the scene of an accident.
Kentucky State Police say the body of Billy Ray Baker was found outside in the community of Saul near Hyden, Kentucky, around 3 p.m. Saturday. Officials didn't release details about the fatal accident, but said the case remains under investigation.

Abner was still being held Sunday in the Kentucky River Regional jail on $500,000 bond.

Jail records did not list an attorney for Abner.

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