According to a press release from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, the Westville Police Department requested their assistance with a hit and run that occurred Monday evening, May 1st.
According to the report, a 12-year-old girl was hit by a motorist as she walked with a friend in the 300 block of Locust Street. The motorist left the scene.
The girl was transported to a Little Rock hospital.
The Westville Police Department quickly identified the driver of the vehicle and arrested him for suspicion of DUI.
Once the suspect vehicle was identified and secured, Westville Police requested OSBI agents process the vehicle.
Agents also assisted with the collection of evidence and further documentation of the scene.