A Texas man who is wanted in a fatal hit-and-run accident that killed a 5-year-old girl in Austin, Texas was arrested in Slidell Tuesday morning.

Jorge Granados, 22, was located by the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Apprehension Task Force at a home on Foxbriar Court in Slidell, according to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office.

He was taken into custody and booked into the St. Tammany Parish jail as a fugitive.

The child who was killed was Illianna Martinez, according to reports in the Austin American-Statesman. She died from her injuries on March 30.


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