Linda Ibrahim, of Cornwall-on-Hudson, arrested in fatal hit-and-run of Newburgh man, Eric Geter

Linda Ibrahim is accused of running down and killing Eric Geter. (1/17/14)

YONKERS - An arrest has been made in a deadly hit-and-run that claimed the life of an Orange County man who was walking to work.

Linda Ibrahim, 28, of Cornwall-on-Hudson, was reportedly arrested by police after they discovered her car being repaired at an auto body shop. She is accused of running down and killing Eric Geter, of Newburgh.

Investigators say Geter was hit by a car and thrown into a nearby creek in New Windsor while walking to work along Walsh Avenue.

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Geter was laid to rest Thursday morning.

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