Gulfport detectives interview hit and run suspect

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Detectives are interviewing a suspect believed to be involved in Monday's fatal hit and run accident that, police said, killed 15-year-old Elisha Skinner of Gulfport.

According to Captain Ken Brown, descriptions of the vehicle posted in the media prompted several tips from community members, which helped find the gold Chevrolet Impala and the suspect.

Brown said the vehicle and the suspect were found around 10 a.m. Wednesday at the 8300 Block of Louisiana Avenue in Gulfport.

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