Lawmen charge Craven County hit and run suspect - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Lawmen charge Craven County hit and run suspect

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A Craven County man accused of hitting a car and running away from the scene has been charged in the incident.

Lawmen caught up with Jesse Mitchell Wednesday. He's been charged with felony hit and run, careless and reckless driving, and failure to stop at a stop sign.

The accident happened Tuesday night at around 8:45 PM at the intersection of NC 55 and Dover Road.

Troopers say Mitchell hit a Jeep Cherokee and caused it to flip. Witnesses reported that they saw him flee the scene.

A mother and two young children were inside the car at the time. All three were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

 

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