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SJPD Needs Help Identifying Suspect & Vehicle Involved In Fatal Hit & Run
Filed under Press Release, on 1/24/2019 12:18:00 PM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Fatal Hit & Run CASE NUMBER: 19-024-0015
LOCATION: N. 10th St. and E. Santa Clara St., San Jose
DATE: 1/24/2019
 
 
VICTIM: Withheld (Pending ID & Notification) AGE:
ADDRESS:
 
SUSPECT: Unknown AGE:
ADDRESS: 

 

San Jose, Calif. -The San Jose Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying and locating the felony hit & run suspect vehicle shown in the photo and linked video.

On Thursday, January 24, 2019, at about 12:35 AM, San Jose police officers responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic collision at N. 10th St. and E. Santa Clara St. in San Jose. The preliminary investigation revealed the adult female victim was walking in the crosswalk, eastbound E. Santa Clara St., when she was struck by a white van travelling southbound N. 10th St. The van fled the scene without stopping and the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The identity of the victim will be released by the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office after they confirm the victim’s identity and notify next of kin. This is the City’s 4th fatal collision/victim and 3rd vehicle vs pedestrian fatal collision of 2019.

Suspect Description: Unknown

Suspect Vehicle Description: White, full size, GMC or Chevy full size van, no markings, dark rims, right front end damage to hood and right headlight.

Anyone with information is asked to call "911" or contact Detective Brian McMahon of the San Jose Police Department's Traffic Investigations Unit at (408) 277-4654.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the Crime Stoppers link below. Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.

 


Suspect Vehicle Photograph

 


 

 

BY: Sgt. Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Paul Joseph #3148
DATE: 1/24/19 TIME: 12:30 PM DATE: 1/24/19 TIME: 12:07 PM


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