MADISON COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A man behind bars for a deadly hit and run in Ridgeland faces more charges Wednesday.
36-year-old Clinton Mayes appeared in court where DUI felony causing death and leaving the scene of accident with injuries or death was added to his felony hit and run charge.
Total bond on the two new charges was set at 275 thousand dollars.
He is being held at the Madison County Detention Center.
Last Friday, police said Maurice Murphy was riding his bicycle home from work when he was hit from behind on Highway 51 near Rice Road.
Murphy was pronounced dead at the scene.
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