Funeral held for Sammy Lee: child hit, killed by vehicle during police chase

Sammy Lee, 12 (Source: Family)
Sammy Lee, 12 (Source: Family)

NEW ROADS, LA (WAFB) - The young boy who was struck and killed by a vehicle during a police chase on May 31 has been laid to rest.

Funeral arrangements for Sammy Lee, 12, were held Saturday morning at Verrette's Funeral Home in New Roads.

The East Baton Rouge District Attorney, Hillar Moore said the man accused of hitting Lee, Joshual Hilton, will have a bond review hearing at the 19th Judicial District Court on June 15th.

DA Moore also said Hilton is facing two pending drug charges, he's expected to stand trial in August.

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