Update in Fatal Hit Skip of 14 Year Old Girl

Update in Fatal Hit Skip of 14 Year Old Girl:

The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently investigating a fatal hit skip which occurred on Monday, May 25, 2015 at approximately 12:55 am at Carnegie Avenue and East 40th Street.  The victim in this case is a 14 year old black female, Chelsea A. Hill, who was a pedestrian at the time of the incident.

The preliminary investigation reveals that the victim was struck by an unknown vehicle, she was transported from the scene by EMS to MetroHealth Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased.  It is unknown if there were any witnesses to the accident.

UPDATE:

Based on video evidence, accident investigators believe the suspect vehicle from this hit skip is a well-maintained, 2000 or newer, dark colored, higher end auto with noticeable damage to the right front area of the auto, specifically to the headlight and fog lamp assembly.  Investigators collected arts debris with serial numbers visible and are working on narrowing a make and model. As updates become available, they will be forwarded.

Anyone with information relative to this incident is asked to contact Accident Investigators at 216-623-5290.  Anonymous information can also be provided via Crimestoppers.

Victim takes cell phone pic of suspect who had previously robbed him, suspect shoots victim multiple times. Detectives need your help to ID!

Police Seek the Public’s Help in Identifying Male Wanted for Felonious Assault:

The Cleveland Division of Police Fifth District Detective Bureau is currently investigating a felonious assault incident which occurred on May 15, 2015 at approximately 7pm in the area of East 123rd Street and Philips Avenue.  The victim reported to officers that he saw the suspect and recognized him as a male who had previously robbed him.  The victim took a cell phone photo of the suspect; the suspect became upset about this and shot the victim multiple times.

Anyone with information as to the identity of the suspect in this photo is asked to contact Fifth District Detectives at 216-623-5518.

D5 suspect

Victim takes cell phone pic of suspect who’d previously robbed him, suspect shoots victim…detectives need your help to ID!

Police Seek the Public’s Help in Identifying Male Wanted for Felonious Assault:

The Cleveland Division of Police Fifth District Detective Bureau is currently investigating a felonious assault incident which occurred on May 15, 2015 at approximately 7pm in the area of East 123rd Street and Philips Avenue.  The victim reported to officers that he saw the suspect and recognized him as a male who had previously robbed him.  The victim took a cell phone photo of the suspect; the suspect became upset about this and shot the victim multiple times.

Anyone with information as to the identity of the suspect in this photo is asked to contact Fifth District Detectives at 216-623-5518.

D5 suspect

Fatal Hit Skip – Victim is 14 year old girl, Please RT

The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently investigating a fatal hit skip which occurred on Monday, May 25, 2015 at approximately 12:55 am at Carnegie Avenue and East 40th Street.  The victim in this case is a 14 year old black female, Chelsea A. Hill, who was a pedestrian at the time of the incident.

The preliminary investigation reveals that the victim was struck by an unknown vehicle, she was transported from the scene by EMS to MetroHealth Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased.  It is unknown if there were any witnesses to the accident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators at 216-623-5290.

This matter will be further investigated.