NAGS HEAD, NC (WITN) – Police have arrested two men in connection with a deadly hit and run on the Outer Banks.
Nags Head police say Luis Morales, 33, of Manteo, was charged with felony hit & run with death or serious injury, misdemeanor death by vehicle, and no operator’s license.
Also charged was Jorge Perez, 22, of Manteo, with felony accessory after the fact and resisting, delaying and obstructing a public officer.
Police say Jene-Paul Lemieux, 59, was killed around 3:00 a.m. Monday while he was driving his moped on South Croatan Highway.
Police are asking that anyone who may have seen Morales prior to the crash to contact them at 252-441-6386.
Morales was released after posting a $55,000 secured bond, while Perez remains in custody on a $15,000 secured bond.