|THE DATE LISTED IN THE PREVIOUS RELEASE SHOULD HAVE BEEN SATURDAY JULY 31, 2021 NOT TUESDAY JULY 31, 2021. PLEASE MAKE CORRECTIONS AS NEEDED.
Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Vehicular Crimes Division need the public’s assistance identifying the suspect responsible for a Hit and Run – Failure to Stop and Render Aid – (Fatality).
On Saturday July 31, 2021, at approximately 5:09 a.m., the victim was struck by a vehicle in the 6900 block of Telephone Rd. in Houston, Texas. During the incident, the victim was crossing the street when they were struck by the suspect’s vehicle (2011-2013 white Dodge Charger). The suspect fled the scene without rendering aid to the victim. The victim suffered major injuries, and sadly died as a result of the collision.
The family of Joseph Hearn is requesting the community’s help with identifying the suspect for their murder.
Crime Stoppers may pay up to $10,000 (increased from $5,000) for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.