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Pregnant woman loses child in Soso hit-and-run

James Gilbert, 33, is charged in connection to a hit-and-run in the Soso community on Saturday.
James Gilbert, 33, is charged in connection to a hit-and-run in the Soso community on Saturday.(Jones County Sheriff's Office)
Updated: Jan. 6, 2020 at 2:45 PM CST
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JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The Jones County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man accused of hitting a pregnant woman with his vehicle before leaving the scene.

James Gilbert, 33, is charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injuries in connection to the hit-and-run in the Soso community on Saturday.

JCSO officials said the child died on Saturday and the woman has been transported to Forrest General Hospital.

Gilbert’s bond was set at $100,00.

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