Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run in Beltrami County Turns Himself In

By KBJR News 1

Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run in Beltrami County Turns Himself In

August 2, 2013 Updated Aug 2, 2013 at 12:39 PM CST

Beltrami County, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A man has turned himself into authorities in connection with a fatal hit and run along Grange Road earlier this week in Beltrami County.

A 58 year old man contacted the Beltrami County Sheriff's office Friday morning and identified himself as the driver of the hit and run car that was involved in the death of 25 year old Christopher Strong Wednesday morning.

The suspect has given a statement to authorities and a red Monte Carlo was seized from the man for a forensic examination.

Authorities are continuing to investigate this accident.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
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