Suspect charged in hit and run crash

Published 07/28 2016 02:24PM

Updated 07/28 2016 02:24PM

Decoris Hamilton
Decoris Hamilton

A man accused of a hit and run crash in Panama City has been arrested in West Monroe Louisiana.

On June 26 at about 2 a.m., the Panama City Police Department responded to a hit and run traffic crash at W. 15th Street and Buena Vista Boulevard in which a pedestrian was injured.

Investigators were able to determine a suspect, 43-year-old Decoris Lamont Hamilton who is from West Monroe. Hamilton was arrested Sunday and is being extradited back to Panama City.

He is charged with leaving the scene of a crash with serious bodily injury, and leaving the scene of a crash with property damage. 



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