Woman charged in hit-and-run that killed 77-year-old on birthday
A woman faces charges tonight in a fatal hit and run that killed a man on his birthday.
Police arrested 27-year-old British Cooper at her home and charged her with leaving the scene of an accident that killed 77-year-old Arthur Johnson.
Johnson was crossing in the 8300 block of South Racine in the morning hours on July 17 when police say Cooper hit him.
Two eyewitnesses identified Cooper as the driver of the black Mercedes.
Her bond is set at $250,000 dollars.