A pedestrian was critically injured last week while crossing a street in Studio City, and police are asking for the pubic’s help in finding the driver.>
A person and vehicle of interest in a Studio City hit-and-run are seen in a photo released by the LAPD on Sept. 26, 2016.
The 65-year-old man was struck by a car on Sept. 23 about 7:25 p.m. while walking in the 12800 block of Moorpark Street, the Los Angeles Police Department reported in a news release. The driver, who police said was driving a 4-door, tan, 1998 Saturn, hit the pedestrian and fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
According to the LAPD, the Saturn has a California license plate 6HAY595. George Ronald Nicoletti was listed as a person of interest in the case according to an LAPD community alert.
Paramedics transported the pedestrian to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.
Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact LAPD’s Valley Traffic Division Det. Daniel Menesez 818-644-8028 or Det. William Bustos at 818-644-8021.>
The LAPD released a community alert flyer naming a person and vehicle of interest in a Studio City hit-and-run.
Anonymous tipsters can call 1-800-222-TIPS or go to www.lacrimestoppers.org.
Source : http://ktla.com/2016/09/26/pedestrian-critically-injured-in-studio-city-hit-and-run-publics-help-sought-in-finding-driver/