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Woman accused of striking, killing 8-year-old with vehicle in crosswalk now in custody

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Source: DeKalb County's Sheriff's Office Source: DeKalb County's Sheriff's Office
TUCKER, GA (CBS46) -

Warrants were issued Monday for the arrest of a woman accused of striking and killing an 8-year-old child with her vehicle.

DeKalb County Police say Ejigayheu Tsagaye killed Tluang Tha Men and injured her mother, Dawt Chin Sung, February 16. Police say Tsagaye struck the two at the intersection at Rays Road and Central Drive in Stone Mountain as they entered the crosswalk.

Tsagaye has been booked into the DeKalb County Jail and has been charged with 1st degree homicide by vehicle, passing/overtaking a school bus, and two counts of failure to yield to pedestrian at a crosswalk.

The warrants are being held by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office. Tsagaye is not currently in custody. 

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