DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted in connection with a fatal hit and run that took place on the city’s west side.
On Saturday, February 11th, 2017, at approximately 1:10 a.m., on West 7 Mile near Rutherford, a 69-year-0ld woman was walking in the street when she was fatally struck by an unknown driver that was heading westbound on West 7 Mile Road.
The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and continued driving. The vehicle was described as a Dodge Charger or Challenger and is dark in color. The vehicle will have front end damage to its grill.
The driver’s description is unknown at this time.
If anyone has seen this vehicle or has information pertaining to this crime, please call the Detroit Police Fatal Squad at 313-596-2660 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAKUP.