Arrest in deadly hit and run in Belleville

September 25, 2011 6:48:25 AM PDT
Police announced Saturday an arrest in a hit and run that killed the widow of a prominent New Jersey judge.

Jodi DeSoto, 48, of Belleville was run over on County Road 506 in Belleville on September 17.

She was the widow of Essex County Superior Court Judge Hector DeSoto.

Police say Luis Cruz, 42, of Nutley faces charges including vehicular homicide.

He's being held on $200,000 bail.