Michael Glover charged in the death of Duffie Claridy in Washington, DC

Detectives assigned to the Metropolitan Police Department’s Major Crash Unit announced today that an arrest has been made in the hit and run which resulted in the death of 71-year-old Duffie Claridy.

On Monday, November 8, 2010, shortly after 12:45 am, units from the Seventh District were dispatched to the 2900 block of South Capitol Street, SW, for the report of a man down. The victim, Duffie Claridy, had been struck and killed by a vehicle whose driver failed to stop and make his identity known. Evidence left at the scene indicated the striking vehicle may have been a Mercedes-Benz. Later, on the evening of Monday, November 8, 2010, an alert citizen contacted police, and detectives of the Major Crash Unit were directed to a Mercedes-Benz, with front-end damage consistent with that of the crash. Subsequent investigation into the vehicle, has resulted in the recovery of a 2010, Mercedes-Benz GL-450 which led to the arrest of 46-year-old Michael Glover of the 7200 block of Wood Hollow Terrace, Fort Washington, Maryland.

The defendant was arrested on Friday, November 12, 2010, pursuant to a DC Superior Court Arrest warrant charging Michael Glover with Negligent Homicide. This case still remains under investigation.

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