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Arrest Made In Springfield Fatal Hit-&-Run

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Posted at 11:54 AM, Mar 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-23 12:54:46-04

An arrest has been made in connection with a fatal hit-and-run in Robertson County from 2014.

The incident happened on the evening of December 30, 2014 on Memorial Boulevard.

Officials with the Springfield Police Department said Joseph Austin Moss was found lying by the curb in the northbound lane shortly after 5 p.m. 

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to police, 40-year-old Ronnie Glenn Gainous was later identified as a suspect and was arrested Tuesday.

He was taken into custody on 19th Avenue East and charged with leaving the scene of an accident with a death.