West Los Angeles Division: Los
Angeles Police Department West Traffic Division Detectives are
asking for the public’s help in providing any information that
would lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect involved
in a hit and run collision.
On Thursday, July 30, 2020, around 11:20 p.m., a black Audi was
traveling northbound on National Boulevard negotiating a left turn
to Manning Avenue and collided with the victim who was riding a
scooter southbound on National Boulevard. The victim survived and
sustained serious injuries. The driver of the Audi fled the scene
without identifying himself or herself and did not render aid to
the victim, as required by law.
Drivers are reminded to drive at a safe speed and if you become
involved in a collision, you should pull over and stop as soon as
it is safe to do so, notify emergency services, and remain at the
scene to identify yourself.
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 $50,000 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
West Traffic Division Detectives, at (213) 473-0234 or (213)
473-0222. Please refer to LAPD report number 20-08-1247. During
weekends and off-hours calls should be directed to the 24-hour toll
free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to
remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at
1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to
www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org
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.