PSNI launches murder hunt after Tyrone hit and run
Published 19/07/2011 | 08:29
THE PSNI has launched a murder investigation after a man injured in a hit-and-run road crash died in hospital.
Declan Quinn, 37, was knocked down on the Gortgonis Road in Coalisland, Co Tyrone, on Saturday.
A silver Vauxhall Corsa was later found in Drumcairne Forest, Stewartstown.
Police confirmed that following the victim's death, the case was being treated as murder.
A 20-year-old man, arrested in Dungannon yesterday, is being questioned by police.
Officers said the man is being held on suspicion of assisting offenders and withholding information.