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INFORMATION SOUGHT IN FATAL HIT AND RUN  Sought 

Polk County Sheriff's Traffic Homicide deputies are seeking information about a fatal hit and run crash that killed a Wahneta woman on Tuesday, June 3, 2008.

Sometime between the hours of 5:00 and 6:00 a.m. that morning on 1st Street West in Wahneta, about 1/2 mile off Snively Avenue, a car heading westbound struck and killed 56-year-old Piedad Macedo as she was heading westbound in her wheelchair on the side of the road. The car fled the scene. The car has been tentatively identified as an early to mid 1990’s model Toyota Corolla or Camry, silver or light blue in color.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at 1-800-226-0344 or (863) 533-0344. 

 
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION WHO WANTS TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS AND BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CASH REWARD IS ASKED TO CALL
1-800-226-TIPS or LOG ONTO www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com. ANONYMITY IS GUARANTEED!
 iPhone and Droid users can download a free tip submit app to anonymously report crime. To install these free apps, please visit www.tipsoft.com.
 
 
Media Contact:
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                                                Date: 6/11/2008