Laurel police investigating weekend murder

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel Police are searching for a murder suspect who ran a man over and left him for dead in the middle of the street this past weekend.

Authorities have identified the man who was found in the middle of Pine St. before day break Saturday morning as Juan Nelson.

Investigators said Nelson had multiple internal injuries that are indicative of someone being run over by a car.

Investigators said they have a few leads but no arrest have been made.

If you have any information about the case, please call Laurel Police or Crimestoppers at (601)428-STOP.