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Cleveland police asking for help in locating driver involved in a fatal hit-skip

Posted at 10:14 AM, Nov 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-01 10:14:26-04

Cleveland police are asking the public for help in locating a driver wanted in a fatal hit-skip on Sunday.

Police said the hit-skip happened at approximately at 2:35 a.m. when Anthony Ricardo Bey, 29, was found lying in the street near the area of 12519 Oakfield Avenue, located in Cleveland's Mt. Pleasant neighborhood.

Bey described the car that struck him as a light-colored, possibly silver minivan or crossover style vehicle, said police.

The vehicle fled the area without stopping, according to police.

Bey was taken to University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center where he died, police confirmed.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cleveland Division of Police at (216) 621-1234, or the Accident Investigation Unit at (216) 623-5290.