Brownsville P.D.'s Crime of the Week
It's been one week since a young man was run down by a vehicle, which fled the scene, leaving the teen to die. Up to this point, police have few leads into who was behind the wheel and they need your help. Officer Jose Trevino with the Brownsville Police Department has this weeks Crime of the Week.
Homicide detectives need your help in solving a hit and run accident that left an 18 year-old boy dead in the early morning hours of October 31, 2010. Police found the victim's body, which appeared to have been struck by a vehicle, approximately about 4:45 AM near the intersection of Tandy road and south frontage road. Security cameras of a near by business show two vehicles traveling down the same road just prior to the discovery of the victim's body by police. Detectives are searching for those two vehicles and are asking anyone with information to call Brownsville Crime Stoppers at 956.546.8477.