4-year-old Amarillo boy in Critical Condition After Hit-and-Run, Help Find The Suspect
Help find a suspect who was involved in a hit-and-run on July 17th.
The video below captures a Hispanic male fleeing the scene after hitting the boy who was pushing a toy car. The Amarillo Crimestoppers YouTube description says,
"On July 17th at 9:10 PM, APD officers were dispatched to the 4200 block of Van Buren on a hit and run accident. A 4-year-old male was pushing a toy car southbound on Van Buren Street crossing 42nd Avenue. A gray Pontiac 4-door car driven by a Hispanic male was westbound on 42nd Ave. The vehicle struck the 4-year-old and fled the scene. The child was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. The accident is under investigation by the Amarillo Police Department Traffic Investigation Unit. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Traffic Unit at 378-9402 or Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400. Tips can also be made anonymously online at www.amapolice.org"
Visit Amarillo Crimestoppers to report any information. Our hearts are with the Boy and his family at this time.