Police charge fatal hit-and-run driver

April 13, 2008 5:37:58 PM PDT
State Troopers believe they have tracked down the person driving the car they believe hit and killed Christopher Estep.

Troopers searching for the car found it overnight Saturday, in the Baybrook Community.

They charged 19-year-old Justin Harris of Elm City with felony hit-and-run.

The incident occurred in Wilson County sometime between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. Saturday on U.S. 301 near Elm City.

A passerby found Estep's body there and called police.

Harris is due in court Monday. He has been released from jail on a $3,000 bond.


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