City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

(916) 808-0800
Fax : (916) 808-0818
www.sacpd.org

MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20120505-065
Saturday, May 05, 2012

Help Solve a Hit and Run

The Sacramento Police Department needs your help in locating a vehicle responsible for a hit and run. 

On March 15, 2012, at 11:12 pm, at the intersection of 20th and K Street, the victim was crossing the street when a dark-colored, 4-door sedan struck him, resulting in major injuries.  The vehicle was further described as possibly a Honda or Jetta with a partial license plate of 5VPO.  The car may have sustained front end damage to the grill, hood, or windshield as a result of the collision. 

The vehicle was initially traveling westbound K Street prior to striking the victim and was last seen fleeing the area southbound 19th Street. 

The Sacramento Police Department is looking for witnesses to this collision or anyone with information about who is responsible for this incident.  Anyone with information, please call The Major Collision Investigations Unit/Detectives Schrum or Anderson at 808-6030 or the dispatch center at (916) 264-5471.  You can also call Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Sacramento Police Media Relations · (916) 808-0808 · spdpio@pd.cityofsacramento.org

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