Winnsboro, SC (WLTX) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol has arrested a suspect in connection with a fatal hit and run.

Brian Elliot Jenkins, 41, has been charged with hit and run resulting in death.

Officers say on December 12, Elliot's car struck 40-year-old Lamont Andre Jackson as he was walking along South Carolina 34 near Interstate 77.

Officers say Jenkins then drove away from the scene.

Jenkins is now booked at the Fairfield County Detention Center.