Suspect in Louisiana 2011 fatal hit-and-run arrested in Florida on unrelated charges
POSTED: Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 2:00pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 2:04pm
LAFOURCHE PARISH, LA — A man who was a suspect in a fatal 2011 hit-and-run crash in Lafourche Parish was arrested on Florida on unrelated charged.
On August 3, Edward Farbe was arrested in Jacksonville, FL on unrelated charges. Fabre attempted to use an alias during his arrest, but during the booking process authorities discovered his real identity and learned of the warrants related to the 2011 fatality crash in Lafourche Parish.
Arrangements are being made in order to extradite Fabre back to Lafourche Parish for the charges of Negligent Homicide, Negligent Injuring, Hit-and-Run Driving and Failure to Yield While Turning Left.
The aforementioned incident occured on August 27, 2011, when Fabre hit another truck. One passenger died and two were injured as a result of the crash.