Hit & Run Suspect In Custody

Yesterday, police arrested a Starkville man in connection with a hit-and-run accident Saturday, in front of the Waffle House on Greta lane. Officers pursued the driver, 23-year-old Javontae Harris, who ran away after leaving his vehicle, and captured the suspect a short time later. He’s charged with domestic violence, aggravated assault, and failure to stop a motor vehicle when officers signaled. The woman, who has not been identified, was transported to a local medical facility.