RESEDA (CNS) – A man has been arrested in the hit-and-run death of an 85-year-old pedestrian in Reseda, police said today.
The hit-and-run was reported about 3 p.m. Friday near Saticoy Street and Garden Grove Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The injured man died at a hospital. His name was withheld, pending notification of his relatives.
Fardeen Khan, 24, was arrested on Saturday and booked on suspicion of “felony hit and run causing death,” the LAPD reported.
According to police, a car hit the 85-year-old man in the middle of the block, and the motorist drove away from the scene.
Anyone with information on the case was urged to call the LAPD Valley Traffic Division at 818-644-8035, or contact L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1- 800-222-TIPS or at www.lacrimestoppers.org.