Granite City (KSDK)--An arrest has been made in connection with a deadly hit and run in Granite City.
According to Major Jeff Connor, police took a person into custody and impounded a vehicle. So far no charges have been filed. Investigators plan to present their case to the Madison County State's Attorney on Monday.
Shari L. Watts, 50, was found dead alongside Illinois Route 3 south of Niedringhaus Avenue around 7:00 a.m. Saturday.
Police say the area is industrial and doesn't see much foot traffic. They're not sure how Watts wound up there, but police believe she was in Brooklyn, Illinois around 7:30 p.m. Friday asking for a ride.