$50,000 Reward Offered for an Unsolved Fatal Hit and Run

January 9, 2009

News conference to announce a reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of a suspect responsible for a fatal hit and run.

Tuesday, January 13, 2009
9:00 a.m.

The southwest corner of Olympic Boulevard and Evergreen Street

City Councilmember Jose Huizar, District 14  
Captain Ronald  Marbrey, Commanding Officer, Central Traffic Division
Central Traffic Division Detectives
Family members of Francisco Pedraza

On October 24, 2008, Francisco Pedraza was crossing Olympic Boulevard at Evergreen Avenue when he was fatally struck by a vehicle that fled the crash scene.

LAPD’s Central Traffic Division and 14th District Los Angeles City Councilmember Jose Huizar will announce his sponsorship of a $50,000 reward for information leading to the identification and arrest of the suspect responsible for the death of Pedraza.

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