NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The NYPD has made an arrest in the death of a 67-year-old pedestrian on Staten Island.
Benedict was taken to Staten Island University North Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Lexus — 39-year-old Michael Pogorzelski — was taken into custody at the scene and charged with DWI early Monday, police said.
The investigation is continuing.
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