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Suspect in fatal Butte hit-and-run found dead

Posted: 9:59 AM, May 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-11 11:59:40-04

BUTTE – The suspect in a fatal hit-and-run accident in Butte was found dead in Anaconda-Deer Lodge County, according to Butte Sheriff Ed Lester.

Butte police suspected 41-year-old Marcus Sepulveda was the driver of a 2014 Subaru that struck a motorcycle early Friday morning in Butte. The man on the motorcycle died from his injuries.

Police report the driver of the Subaru left the scene after hitting the motorcycle near the intersection of Dewey Boulevard and Lexington Avenue just before 2 a.m.

We will update this developing story as we get information.