PPD: Vehicle used in hit-and-run recovered by authorities
Escambia County, Fla. (WEAR-TV) —
Federal, county and city law enforcement have seized the vehicle used in the hit-and-run in Pensacola that left two people dead, including an 8-month-old baby.
On June 6th, a white Dodge Challenger struck and killed 8-month-old Neariaah Williams and 28-year-old Nephateria Williams on West Cervantes and “M” Street in Pensacola and fled the scene.
Pensacola Police said the 8-month-old’s mother, Quineka Baldwin, 27, was also hit.
On Wednesday evening, vehicle believed to be used in the hit-and-run was located on “T” Street and Bobe in Escambia County, Pensacola Police confirmed.
The vehicle was impounded and taken as evidence.
The U.S. Marshals Service, Escambia County Sheriff’s Office and the Pensacola Police Department have been working diligently to find the driver.
On Thursday morning at 10 a.m., Pensacola Police will hold a news conference to release more information on the suspected driver.
Channel 3 News will live stream the news conference on Facebook and Twitter.
We will have more on this story as it continues to develop.