East Farmingdale man arrested in connection with fatal hit-and-run

An East Farmingdale man was arrested in connection with a deadly hit-and-run on the Southern State Parkway.



Detectives say they used debris at the crash site to track down 37-year-old Wilkens Thelusma.



As News 12 previously reported, 28-year-old Rick Munoz, of Oyster Bay, crashed a stolen box truck Thursday morning near Exit 21 in Valley Stream.



Police say Thelusma hit Munoz after he got out of the truck. Munoz was killed in the crash.



 


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