Cop log: Durham police investigate hit-and-run
Durham police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred early this morning on East End Avenue near Angier Avenue.
A pedestrian – Sharon Hatley, 50, of Durham – was walking in the roadway on East End Avenue around 1:45 a.m. when she was struck from behind by a small white car, according to investigators. Ms. Hatley was transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
The vehicle left the scene before officers arrived. Based on evidence at the scene, the vehicle should be missing the right front passenger window.
Anyone with information about a white car with a missing passenger window or someone attempting to repair a car with this description is asked to contact Investigator L. W. Cox with the Traffic Services Unit of the Durham Police Department at (919) 560-4935, ext. 29409 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.
Durham police seek teen
DURHAM -- Durham police are trying to locate Kenneth Wayne Williams Jr. who was last seen on Aug. 18 on Cherry Creek Drive.
Williams, 16, was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, blue jeans and black tennis shoes. He is known to frequent the McDougald Terrace and East Durham areas.
Anyone with information on Williams’ whereabouts is asked to call Cpl. T. McMaster at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29320 or the Police Department’s front desk at (919) 560-4427.