Release Date/Time: 1/7/2013 12:03 PM
An officer on patrol in the area of W. Market St. at Lincoln Ave. observed a brown GMC Yukon driving with the right front tire and rim missing. The Yukon was pulled over as a call of a hit and run nearby was being reported. The victim was a Condor Security officer who had been parked next to a construction site on Lincoln Ave. in a security company vehicle when he was rear ended by a brown Yukon. The suspect vehicle drove off and also hit a concrete barrier causing the vehicle to lose a front tire.
The driver of the Yukon, Andrew Ramirez (29), was positively identified as the driver of the hit and run vehicle. In addition, Ramirez was determined to be driving under the influence and on parole. Ramirez was transported to county jail on the listed charges..
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera