First picture of Harley Watson who has been named locally by friends. The popular student was mowed down and killed in a hit and run this afternoon (Monday ) In Loughton in Essex.
A murder investigation and manhunt for the driver has been launched by Essex Police after the vehicle ploughed into a group of school children on Willingale Road and drove off at speed
Officers investigating the case have revealed they are following a number of leads including Studying ANPR data.
Flowers left at the scene as many pay tribute to the 12 year old boy who was mowed down and killed by former Soldier Terrance Glover.
Friends of the popular Student paid tribute on Social media: Today my little mate Harley sadly was involved in a devastating accident which has killed him as we now know the outcome but now as a community everyone needs to be careful out there on the streets these days because nobody knows when it’s there time to die and I know Harley did not deserve any of this because he was a caring boy and would never hurt anyone so everyone please make all your family members that drive a car to please be careful on the roads because you never know what could happen out hearts are with Harley’s family preying that they are ok but everyone share this and make everyone aware of how dangerous it is out there
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