Reward in hit-and-run extended

DOWNEY - A $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in a deadly hit-and-run that occurred in Downey earlier this year was extended by Los Angeles County supervisors on Tuesday.A 58-year-old Downey resident was struck by a white SUV on May 20 as he walked in the roadway. The driver of the SUV immediately fled and the victim died at the scene. The SUV was described as white with collision damage to the front portion of the vehicle. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Downey police detective Jeffrey Griffin at (562) 904-2339 or Sgt. Daniel Murray at (562) 904-2342.

********** Published: August 11, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 17