Suspect in fatal Homewood hit and run formally charged
HOMEWOOD, Ala. (WBRC) - Homewood Police are investigating after a pedestrian was hit by a car and fatally injured on Barbers Court Wednesday morning.
The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Emery Jherrille Barnes.
According to Homewood PD the driver left the scene but returned shortly after and was held for questioning.
The driver has been identified as 30-year-old Bernard Kartez Harris of Birmingham. He is being charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident and held at the Jefferson County Jail on a $15,00 bond.
This is an ongoing investigation. Please check back for updates.
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