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Arrest made in hit and run accident

There has been an arrest made in the hit and run accident that killed Carver High Baseball Coach, David Pollard. 

Tuesday, Columbus Police arrested 19-year old William Cross.

He will be charged with Felony Murder, Theft by Taking a vehicle and homicide by vehicle in the 1st degree. 

 Investigators believe, two weeks ago today, Cross was in a stolen vehicle when he blew through a red light on Buena Vista Road crashing into Coach David Pollard taking his life.

Pollard was laid to rest a week ago.

Now, Cross is in the Muscogee County Jail. 

He is scheduled to be in recorders court Thursday, May 5th at 9 a.m.

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