Suspect arrested in Sun Tran employee death

John Akers
John Akers

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Pima County deputies confirm that one man has been arrested for second degree murder in a hit and run case.

According to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, 24-year-old Enrique Hernandez has been identified as the suspect.

Long-time Sun Tran bus driver John Akers was killed last week after he was hit by a car while riding his bike to work early in the morning.

Akers had been with Sun Tran for nearly 40 years.

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