Police arrest hit-and-run suspect after 71-year-old NH woman dies
SOMERSWORTH — Police have arrested a Somersworth woman accused of fatally hitting a 71-year-old woman with her car and then fleeing the scene.
Officers arrested Lisa Devore, 31, Wednesday for felony conduct after an incident. Police believe that Devore hit Gail Burwen, leaving her for dead Saturday night.
Officials had seized a white 2003 Hyundai Elantra on Tuesday, which they identified as the car that hit Burwen.
Devore refused bail and has an arraignment scheduled for Thursday.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information about Devore's whereabouts are asked to call the Somersworth Police Department at 603-692-3131 or through the crime line at 603-692-9111.