Update: Detectives arrest Tacoma hit-and-run driver from tip
Posted on Friday, April 30th, 2021 at 5:16 pm
PIERCE COUNTY, WA – State police detective, with the help of the public, have located the hit-and-run driver who injured a man in Tacoma on Tuesday night.
According to State Trooper Robert Reyer, The victim had struck a cable barrier and stepped out of his vehicle through the passenger door into the left lane of State Route 512 near Vickery Road at about 11:40 p.m. The hit-and-run driver then hit the victim.
The suspect did not stop, and police asked the public for help in the investigation.
The vehicle was located with the help of a tip and a 58-year-old woman had been arrested.
The victim remains in the hospital.
Our @wastatepatrol detectives’ diligent work and a tip through @Crimesstoppers paid off! 👍 The vehicle was located! A 58 year-old woman was arrested and booked for Hit and Run. Thanks everybody for helping us – and the victim, who is still hospitalized. #ThankYou #YourWSP pic.twitter.com/jn8uhvjBrr
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) April 30, 2021
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