Hit-and-run suspect arrested

JONESBORO, Ark. – The suspect in a Tuesday evening hit-and-run which sent a child to the hospital has been arrested.

Joshua Wade Dunn, 27, of Jonesboro, was arrested by Jonesboro Police Department Tuesday night and booked into Craighead County Detention Center at about 10 p.m., jail records show. 

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Dunn. Source: CCSO

Dunn is the suspect in the hit-and-run of a 13-year-old boy around 5 p.m. Tuesday on Nettleton Avenue, Sgt. Cassie Brandon with JPD confirmed to NEA Report.

The child was airlifted to a Memphis hospital with possible internal injuries, based on reports from witnesses. His condition has not been released to the media.


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