UPDATE: Pedestrian hit in West Monroe Walmart Parking Lot, suspect name released

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11:56 A.M. UPDATE: West Monroe Police have released the name of the suspect who reportedly hit a pedestrian in the West Monroe Walmart parking lot.

Lekeisha Whittle is facing felony charges of negligent injury.

An elderly female was struck early Thursday morning while walking in the Walmart Super Center parking lot.

The victim was airlifted to LSU Shreveport Hospital.

We will continue to update as more information is provided.

10:45 A.M. UPDATE: West Monroe Police tell us the victim is being airlifted to LSU Shreveport Hospital.

The victim is coherent but has bleeding on the brain.

ORIGINAL: West Monroe Police say that a pedestrian was hit outside the Walmart Super Center.

Police say the victim is in serious condition.

Police say the driver is in custody.

We’ll have more information as soon as it becomes available. 

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