BRUNO FORMER 53 was charged today in the death of Matthew Pender who was struck and killed on Highway 301 in Rocky Mount on April 11th, 2021.
Former was driving a smart car when he struck Pender and left the scene.
After investigating RMPD released information that the headlight fragments belonged to a 2007-2016 Smart Car.
Today, RMPD arrived at FORMER'S home on Speights Chapel Rd in Whitakers after conducting an investigation and found the car covered with a tarp.
The car was taken away for evidence and FORMER was arrested and charged with Felony Hit and Run resulting in Death.
His bond was set at $25,000 and he was released from jail.
His first appearance is scheduled for Friday May 7th, 2021.
At this time there is no photo of Former.