BANGOR — Bangor police have made an arrest in a hit-and-run accident that left a 37-year-old man dead.

Police say 51-year-old Patricia Giles of Brewer was arrested Wednesday night and taken to the Penobscot County Jail for processing. She was released after posting $10,000 unsecured bond.

She is charged with leaving the scene of a personal injury accident resulting in death, and misdemeanor falsifying evidence.

She is scheduled to appear in court on Sept. 12.

Police say 37-year-old Joshua Constantine was killed about 10:30 p.m. June 2 when he was struck by a car while crossing a street near a supermarket. Officials say the vehicle that hit Constantine sped off without stopping.

The state Medical Examiner’s Office said Constantine died of blunt force trauma.


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