Arrest made in deadly hit-and-run investigation

Arrest made in deadly hit and run.

- Troopers have made an arrest in a deadly hit-and-run investigation, stemming from an incident on the evening of April 19 in Christmas. 

Thomas Norris, 35, is accused of ramming a Lincoln Navigator into the back of a moped driven by Lazaro Adorno-Morales, 20. Adorno-Morales died from his injuries. 

Troopers say Norris was driving along State Road 50 in a stolen SUV when he struck Adorno-Morales.  The day after the deadly crash, troopers discovered the stolen SUV, which had been set on fire.  Tips from the community led to the arrest. 

Norris has had a revoked driver's license since September of 2004.  He has been booked into Orange County Jail and was expected to make a first appearance before a judge on Friday afternoon. 

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