Pembroke, NC — February 12, 2018, Pedestrian Kent Oxendine was killed in a hit-and-run accident.
According to news reports, the accident occurred as Mr. Oxendine was walking south on Evergreen Road near his home in Pembroke just before 11 at night.
The state Highway Patrol allege that a Yukon Denali driven by Paul Locklear, Jr struck Mr. Oxendine, based on car parts recovered from the scene and anonymous tips. They also state Mr. Locklear subsequently drove away from the scene.
Mr. Locklear has reportedly been charged with felony hit-and-run, but has been freed on bond pending trial. Civil charges in the case have not been reported.
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