(CBS DETROIT) – The Detroit Police Department is seeking to locate a suspect wanted in connection with a fatal hit and run accident that occurred on the city’s east side.
It happened Monday, Nov. 16, at 10:55 p.m., in the area of E. 8 Mile Road and Russell.READ MORE: Police: Teen Hospitalized After Detroit Shooting
Police say a 28-year old man was standing next to his vehicle when he was struck by an unknown driver operating a gray/silver colored 2006 Dodge Durango that was traveling east on E. 8 Mile Road.
After the accident the suspect continued driving and failed to stop. The vehicle was last seen traveling south on Schoenherr, making a left onto Bringard Drive traveling east.
Tuesday afternoon, police said they located the suspect vehicle but are still looking for the suspect responsible in this incident.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Champions for Mental Health Awareness Take Center Stage
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Fatal Squad Unit at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.
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