An arrest has been made in the hit and run case that led to the death of actress Lisa Banes.
An arrest has been made in the hit and run incident that led to death of “Gone Girl” actress Lisa Banes in June.
The NYPD announced that Brian Boyd, 26, was arrested Thursday. Possible charges include leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death, and failure to yield to a pedestrian, according to police.
CNN has attempted to reach a defense attorney for Boyd.
Banes was hit by a scooter or motorcycle in early June while she was crossing a street on the way to her alma mater, the Julliard School. She was taken to a hospital where she died on July 14 at age 65.
Banes appeared in numerous television shows and movies, including “Gone Girl” in 2014 and “Cocktail” with Tom Cruise in 1988. On television, she had roles on “Nashville ” “Madam Secretary,” “Masters of Sex” and “NCIS.”
Few details on the arrest were immediately announced. Police did not say whether Boyd had an attorney who could comment on his behalf.