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Roanoke woman arrested in connection with deadly November hit-and-run

62-year-old Donald Obenchain died after he was hit by a vehicle on Nov. 3, 2020

A woman was arrested for a deadly hit-and-run that happened in November 2020.
A woman was arrested for a deadly hit-and-run that happened in November 2020.

ROANOKE, Va. – Roanoke police arrested the woman they believe is responsible for the death of a 62-year-old man.

Stacy Clayborne, 30, is charged with felony hit-and-run in connection with the death of Donald Obenchain in November.

Police credit many anonymous tips that came in after they released photos of the suspect back in December.

Roanoke police need your help finding the person they say was behind the wheel of a deadly crash.
Roanoke police need your help finding the person they say was behind the wheel of a deadly crash.

Clayborne was indicted on the charge by a Roanoke grand jury this month and taken into custody on Thursday.

Police said the investigation remains ongoing.


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