Sunday, August 5, 2012

UPDATE: Suspect in hit-and-run death circles victim to get a better look, reports say

UPDATE: The vehicle in question has been identified as a red 2-door 1999-2001 Toyota Solara with a damage and partially missing front passenger headlight.

The victim has been identified as Alvin Price, a 54 year old father of 4.

Following a hit-and-run accident about 10:00 Saturday night, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are looking for the driver of a red sports car.

According to an eye-witness report, the vict walked into the intersection of Eastway Drive and Howie Circle where he proceeded to sit cross-legged in the middle of  the road.

Reports say the victim was struck by a red 2-door sports car that had damage to the front passenger side.  The car then made two circles around the victim to see the extent of his injuries.

Police have asked anyone with information on this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.