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Guelph Man Faces Charges After Grace Glofcheskie Hit-And-Run Death

Guelph police arrested the man at a motel in Guelph just after 10 a.m. ET Tuesday.
WINDSOR, ONTARIO, CANADA - FEBRUARY 28:  Ontario Provincial Police vehicle on February 28, 2015 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. (Photo By Raymond Boyd/Getty Images)
WINDSOR, ONTARIO, CANADA - FEBRUARY 28: Ontario Provincial Police vehicle on February 28, 2015 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. (Photo By Raymond Boyd/Getty Images)

A 21-year-old Guelph, Ont., man has been arrested in the hit-and-run death Sunday of 24-year-old Grace Glofcheskie, thanks to information provided by the public.

According to a release, Guelph police arrested the man at a motel in Guelph just after 10 a.m. ET Tuesday.

Around 2:35 a.m. on Sunday on Woolwich Street, Glofcheskie, a University of Guelph student who was doing her master's and was a member of the Gryphons golf team, was hit and killed by a stolen 2007 Ford Escape SUV. The vehicle rolled, and the driver fled on foot.

The man is in custody. Police say he faces these charges:

- Break, enter and theft.

- Possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000,

- Criminal negligence causing death.

- Dangerous driving causing death.

- Flight from police causing death.

- Breach of probation.

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