On 06/19/2015 at approx. 1042 hrs, Officers were dispatched for a reported hit and run in the area of W 14th St and Motter Ave. Upon arrival, Officers found through their investigation that a driver struck 2 parked vehicles on W 14th St, causing significant damage to them, fled the scene through a grassy area of an apartment complex, destroying a handrail, and drove through a parking lot, striking a light pole. The driver was located in the area a short time later and identified as the driver of the striking and fleeing vehicle. . The driver, Khual, Thang Lamh (04/05/1986) of the 1300BLK of Motter Ave was suspected to be under the influence of alcohol and taken into custody. Khual was transported to FPD HQ for processing and then to Central Booking. He was charged with various charges to include hit and run, negligent driving, reckless driving, operating a vehicle without an ignition interlock device when required, DWI and DUI.
Investigating Officer: Off. G Bentley
Case Report Number: 2015-049369
Press Release Prepared by: Cpl M Pecor
PIO: Lt C. Pennington 301-600-3935