Police seeking public's assistance

UPDATE: The Wake Forest Police Department has identified Marcus Lamont Brown, 33, as the driver in a felony hit and run involving a pedestrian that occurred on Sunday, Jan. 7, along Heritage Lake Road. Mr. Brown was located and arrested by the Nash County Sheriff’s Office in Bailey, NC on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

UPDATE: Wake Forest Police have located the vehicle involved in Sunday's hit-and-run. The investigation to determine the identity of the driver is continuing.

Wake Forest Police are requesting the public’s help locating the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run this afternoon along Heritage Lake Road.

At approximately 4:22 p.m., officers responded to a hit and run involving a pedestrian along Heritage Lake Road, in the vicinity of Primrose School, 844 Heritage Lake Road.

The vehicle, which was last seen driving north along Heritage Lake Road, is described as a white Mitsubishi with extensive front-end damage. The driver is described as a black male.

The injuries suffered by the pedestrian appear to be non-life threatening. 

Anyone with information concerning this incident is urged to call the Wake Forest Police Department at 919-554-6150.

Posted by Bill Crabtree 01/07/2018