Phoenix PD searching for hit-and-run driver

Posted at 5:18 PM, Jan 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-11 21:13:18-05

Police are asking for the public's help locating a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a man in Phoenix Saturday.

Authorities say 46-year-old Farrell Bevins Yuyaheoea was crossing 27th Avenue near Bethany Home Road around 12:30 a.m. when he was hit by a southbound vehicle.

The driver did not stop and was last seen driving westbound on Bethany Home.

Police describe the suspect's vehicle as a white 2000 GMC Sierra or Yukon with front-end and left side damage.

If anyone has information regarding this incident, please call the Phoenix Police Department or Silent Witness.