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News Release

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Media Relations

Reward Offer for Deadly Hit and Run NA15111jk

WHAT:
$50,000.00 reward offer for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the hit and run driver who caused the death of 50-year-old Barbara Jo Williams.

WHEN:
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
10:00 a.m.

WHERE:
Valley Traffic Community Police Station (Front)
7870 Nollan Place
Panorama City, CA 91402

WHO:
Captain II Ralph Ramirez, Valley Traffic Division Commanding Officer
Detective Doug Larkin, Investigating Officer
Family and friends of Mrs. Williams

WHY:
The Los Angeles City Council, with sponsorship from Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, 3rd District, has approved a $50,000 reward. Anyone with information is asked to come forward and help Valley Traffic Division Detectives solve this fatal hit-and-run collision that occurred on Thursday April 3, 2014 at approximately 9:35 a.m. Valley Traffic Officers responded to investigate a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Lull Street near Enfield Avenue. Officers discovered that Barbara Jo Williams, was retrieving items from her car when she was struck by a newer model grey Chevy Equinox. The suspect immediately fled the scene without exchanging information or rendering aid as required by law.

VISUALS:
Photographs of Mrs. Williams and the suspect's vehicle matching the description

CONTACT:
Please contact Valley Traffic Division with information regarding this hit-and-run at (818)644-8000 or (877)LAPD-24-7.


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