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News Release

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Media Relations

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Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department's Central Traffic Division (CTD) detectives are asking for the public's help in locating the alleged driver involved in a felony hit and run traffic collision that left the victim, a 27-year-old male, with fractures to his ribs and injuries to his knee and hands.

On November 2, 2019, around 11:00 pm, the victim was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk at Grand Avenue and 9th Street when he was struck by the suspect's vehicle, a dark 4-door sedan, traveling southbound Grand Avenue crossing 9th Street.

On April 15, 2015, the City Council amended the Los Angeles Administrative Code and created a Hit and Run Reward Program Trust Fund. A reward of up to $25,000 is available to community members who provide information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction or resolution through a civil compromise.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Central Traffic Division, Detective Moses Castillo at (213) 833-3713, and/or email at During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.