Location: Redwood Rd / Solano Ave
Incident: 20001(a) CVC Felony Hit and Run
Suspect: Laura Ha, aka Hang Ha, 47 year old female, Napa CA
Victim: Andrew Lynch, 57 year old male, Napa CA
On June 29, 2017 at approx. 9:22 PM the Napa Police Department received a report of major injury hit and run collision occurring on Redwood Rd west of Solano Ave. Initial information was that a female driving a cream or white color Cadillac SUV struck a pedestrian in the roadway. According to witnesses at the scene, the female driver stopped, got out of the SUV then fled the area. The pedestrian was unresponsive at the scene and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
With information from witnesses at the scene, video surveillance from surrounding businesses, and tips from the community the vehicle involved in the collision was identified as a 2005 Cadillac Escalade, CA 5TZP867 and the driver was identified as 47 year old Laura Ha, also known as Hang Ha, of Napa.
On the evening of July 1, 2017 a search warrant was served at a residence associated with Ha in the 600 Block of Seymour St in the City of Napa. The residence was found unoccupied, but the Escalade was recovered parked on the property and there was front end damage and other physical evidence indicating it was involved in a collision.
The pedestrian has been identified as 57 year old Andrew Lynch of Napa. He is still being treated at the hospital for major injuries, including spinal, pelvis and neck fractures.
The driver, Laura Ha, has still not been located and we are actively seeking her location. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact Officer Aaron Medina at firstname.lastname@example.org or 707 257-9560. For updates and photographs related to this investigation visit www.facebook.com/NapaPD.
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