CRIME STOPPERS CRIME OF THE WEEK 04-26-13: POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN FATAL HIT & RUN COLLISION
A man attempts to cross Paisano Drive near Bowie High School late at night, and is run over by a driver who fails to stop and render aid, , making this the
Crime Stoppers “Crime of the Week”
On Thursday, March 24th, 2011, about 10:20 P.M., 46-year-old Jorge Campa, address unknown, was crossing Paisano Drive near Piedras when he was struck by an unknown motorist heading west on Paisano. Mr. Campa was pronounced dead at the scene.
Based on evidence found at the scene, the vehicle is believed to be a white 2002-2006 Chevrolet Avalanche which should show damage to the front left and has a broken fog light cover. This was the 18th traffic fatality of 2011, compared to only 13 at the same time last year; and it was the 6th pedestrian fatality, compared to 5 at the same time last year.
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Crime Stoppers of El Paso ’13 stats / Since inception (1978)
Subjects arrested 19 / 4005
Cases 27 / 4836
Narcotics recovered $ 2,500 / $ 47,940,482
Property recovered $ 25,000 / $ 4,227,256
Rewards issued $ 6,650 / $ 933,700
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