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UPDATE: Arrest made for New Albany hit-and-run

An arrest has been made for the January 11 hit-and-run in New Albany.

Posted: Mar. 12, 2018 10:44 AM
Updated: Mar. 13, 2018 9:08 AM

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - An arrest has been made for the January 11 hit-and-run in New Albany. 

According to the New Albany Police Department, 38-year-old Kavin Foster was arrested on March 9 for leaving the scene of an accident with injury. 

Foster's bond was set at $50,000. He is due back to court in April. 

The victim, 65 year-old Sandra Elion is home, but according to Chief Chris Robertson, she has a few more surgeries to undergo.

The incident happened on January 11 on Martintown Road. Elion was struck by a vehicle while walking across the street to check the mailbox.

Elion was taken to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo in critical condition.

ORIGINAL STORY: New Albany police looking for vehicle in hit-and-run 
RELATED: Rewards offered for information into New Albany hit-and-run 


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