BOISE -- A 24-year-old man suspected of hitting and killing a pedestrian on State Street Friday morning with his pickup truck has turned himself into police.
A Boise Police spokesperson says Adam Weinert surrendered to police shortly before 4 p.m. He has been booked into the Ada County Jail.
A warrant charging Weinert with felony leaving the scene of an injury accident was issued on Saturday.
The Ada County coroner identified the pedestrian as 28-year-old Wiley Padden of Boise. The cause of death is listed as blunt force trauma.
Weinert is accused of hitting Padden, who was walking across State Street just east of Collister Drive around 1:15 a.m. Friday, and then fleeing the scene.
Padden was taken to a Boise hospital, where he died of his injuries.
Weinert is believed to have been driving a Ford Ranger pickup at the time of the crash.
Police say based on evidence gathered at the scene and through citizen tips, officers identified Weinert as the suspect.
Weinert was arraigned on the felony charge Monday afternoon. The judge set bond at $250,000.
Prosecutors tell us that Weinert was on probation when the accident occurred. He has a criminal history that includes drug charges and resisting an officer.