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San Angelo police arrest 2 in August skateboarder death

SAN ANGELO, Texas — San Angelo police have arrested two suspects in the August hit-and-run death of a man riding a skateboard.

Police say 39-year-old Christopher Lee Mata and 40-year-old Nicole Lorelle Johnson, both of San Angelo, were arrested Tuesday night. They are charged with failure to stop and render aid in an accident involving death.

Authorities say 21-year-old Joe Carlos Lopez was struck and killed Aug. 2 while riding his skateboard on a San Angelo street.

Tom Green County online jail records show Johnson was being held Wednesday, with no immediate details on bond or an attorney to speak for her. Jail records did not immediately list custody or other information for Mata.

Police did not immediately release additional details on the investigation.