William Warren Roy

William Warren Roy. Cannon Detention Center/Provided

Authorities have arrested a man in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a woman dead in Ravenel last month. 

William Warren Roy, 44, was booked into the Cannon Detention Center on Friday and charged with hit-and-run resulting in injury or death, said Capt. Roger Antonio, a Charleston County Sheriff's Office spokesman. 

Roy is suspected in a crash that left 51-year-old Charlotta Rich dead on Nov. 23.

Deputies said she was walking southbound on Savannah Highway in Ravenel when she was hit by a car traveling southbound near the S.C. Highway 165 intersection.

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Gregory Yee covers breaking news and public safety. He's a native Angeleno and previously covered crime and courts for the Press-Telegram in Long Beach, CA. He studied journalism and Spanish literature at the University of California, Irvine.