Hit and run suspect identified
POSTED: Thursday, February 11, 2010 - 3:36pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:59pm
Baton Rouge police have an arrest warrant for a deadly hit and run on I-10 near College drive.
Authorities say 33-year-old Christian Cvitanovich is wanted for the death of 20-year-old Mikel Carson.
They say Carson was killed on January 31st while helping another woman in an unrelated vehicle crash.
Detectives say an anonymous tip led them to a body shop just outside of New Orleans.
They say the 2005 Ford Expedition that allegedly struck and killed Carson was in the process of being repaired.
Authorities say when taken into custody Cvitanovich will be booked on one count of negligent homocide, felony hit and run and reckless operation of a vehicle.