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Choctaw toddler dies

3-year-old member of Choctaw tribe has died from hit and run injuries

Clear skies and moderate on this "hump day" Wednesday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Kazlyn Thomas, the 3-year-old member of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, has died from injuries she suffered in a hit-and-run accident, no Philadelphia police are looking for the driver.

Also, a Hattiesburg resident has been arrested on charges of child exploitation, announced Attorney General Jim Hood.

Plus, the Hinds County District Attorney's office threw a Christmas party for Robert Carter, Jr, whose parents were murdered in their home in 2011.

In sports, Tyler Russell may have played his last game for Mississippi state football.

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