December 2, 2023

A 76-year-old pedestrian was crushed to demise Tuesday afternoon after a suspect fleeing Vallejo police crashed right into a parked car, authorities stated.

Police have been nonetheless trying to find the suspect as of Thursday.

A Vallejo police officer noticed the suspect “driving at a excessive fee of velocity, weaving out and in of visitors” round 2:27 p.m. within the space of Sonoma Boulevard and Carolina Road. Sgt. Rashad Hollis, the general public data officer for the Vallejo Police Division, stated in an interview that the officer tried to drag the suspect over, and the suspect slowed down however didn’t come to a cease.

The officer turned on his emergency lights – and “then (the suspect) determined to take off,” Hollis stated.