Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Manning Road in Suffolk, suspect arrested


SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk police have made an arrest after a hit-and-run crash that took the life of a pedestrian on October 1.

According to police, they got the call for the incident around 11 p.m. Friday for a hit-and-run in the 3000 block of Manning Road.

When they got to the scene, they found the man, later identified as 35-year-old Christopher Lea Stine, dead on the scene.

On October 5, police announced they arrested 36-year-old Mark Allen Wilson, Sr. He’s been charged with fail to appear after charged with felony, victim injured – driver fails to stop, report or assist, suspended sentence violation – felony, no insurance, driving under suspension and damage to attended property – driver fails to report.

Mark Allen Wilson, Sr. (Photo courtesy: Suffolk Police)

Police say the crash remains under investigation and Wilson is being held at Western Tidewater Regional Jail. More charges are expected.

Those with information can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting and submitting a tip.

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