Wednesday, July 31, 2013

UPDATE Walmsley Hit and Run Suspect Sought

The Richmond Police Department has obtained more information about a vehicle that struck a pedestrian on Walmsley Road and left the scene.

Crash Team investigators are looking for a full-size, possibly red, pickup truck that may have a ladder rack on it. The vehicle may be missing the right outside mirror. It was last seen driving west on Walmsley Boulevard toward Broad Rock Road.

The color of the vehicle has changed from earlier descriptions based on new information. 

The crash occurred at approximately 1:11 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at the intersection of Walmsley Boulevard and Chesco Road. The adult female victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, but is now in stable condition.

The Department’s Crash Team is investigating, and asks anyone with any information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.

No tip is too small and any information may be helpful in solving this case.