Man arrested after alleged hit-and-run at Waffle House


STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – A Saturday hit-and-run in Starkville landed one man behind bars.

Starkville police said they responded to Waffle House after receiving a call of a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian. Police attempted to pull over the car on Highway 12, but the driver refused to stop.

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The chase continued on to Louisville Street where the car eventually left the road on Gillespie Street.

Javontae Harris, 23, of Starkville was charged with Domestic Violence – Aggravated Assault and Felony Failure to Stop Motor Vehicle.

Harris was transported to Oktibbeha County Jail.