Police Seek Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run

Police Seek Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run

Eduardo Lopez

CORONA — A hit-and-run call came in to the CPD on Saturday night at 11:44 PM to report a victim lying in the roadway on the 800 block of Avenida Del Vista.

20-year-old Jonathan Santos-Cantu was suffering from major trauma, and later died at Corona Regional Hospital.

car involved in fatal hit and run

Witnesses told police that, after the accident, they saw two men push a black 4-door Lincoln into the Wal-Mart parking lot and then flee on foot.

Two suspects have been identified and one is reportedly cooperating.  The other suspect, identified as 20-year-old Eduardo Lopez, is being sought for questioning.

CPD said in a press release, “If you have any information about this investigation or the whereabouts of Eduardo Lopez, please contact Officer Najmulski at 951-817-5844 or email Tim.Najmulski@CoronaCA.gov. The public may also call the Corona Police Department Communication Center at 951-736-2330, option 3.”

 

 

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