ARMADA, MI – On Sunday April 30th, 2016, at approximately 11:25am, troopers from the Metro North Post, Northern Macomb Detachment was dispatched to body lying in a ditch on Boardman Road near North Avenue in the township of Armada.
The man was later identified as Jacob Lee Brand, 21 years old, of Kimball.
Further investigation revealed that this was a fatal Hit and Run traffic crash where the victim was struck by an unknown vehicle while walking along Boardman Road.
While MSP has received numerous tips on this investigation, they are still looking for that final piece to bring the suspect to justice. There is no doubt that someone knows what happened but is reluctant to come forward.
On May 6th, Crime Stoppers offered a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to an arrest.
If you have information, please contact D/Sgt. Martin at 734-777-6186.