Goose Creek man arrested in fatal hit and run


Police in Mount Pleasant have announced an arrest in a fatal hit-and-run incident on July, 4.

William Henry Aniello Sipes, III, of Goose Creek was arrested and charged with duties of a driver involved in an accident involving death.

Police said at 11:35 p.m. on July 4, a bicyclist was fatally struck on Chuck Dawley Blvd., near Bowman Road in Mount Pleasant.

Police said at the beginning of the investigation that it was a blue Mustang that had left the scene after hitting the cyclist. Sipes is currently being held in the Al Cannon Detention Center in Charleston County.

Police in Mount Pleasant thanked the pubic in a social media post for numerous tips regarding the investigation.