City of Woodland Public Safety
1000 Lincoln Ave.
Woodland, CA 95695
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #WPD-003777U|
|Subject :||HIT AND RUN INVESTIGATION UPDATE|
|Contact :||Anthony Cucchi, Lieutenant, Woodland Police Department (530)661-7816|
|Original Press Release posted on Monday July 1, 2013:|
On Sunday, June 30, 2013, at 10:12 P.M., Woodland Police Officers were dispatched to the 7-11 convenience store, located at 1229 E. Main St., for a report of hit and run collision involving a pedestrian.
As responding officers arrived on scene and they located an unconscious adult female with life-threatening injuries lying in the parking lot. Medical personnel arrived on scene and transported the victim to the UCD Medical Center for treatment. Witnesses to the incident stated the suspect drove over the victim in the parking lot and fled the area. Investigating officers obtained a description of the suspect and her vehicle, including the license plate number.
Woodland Police Officers responded to the 1245 Alice St. apartment complex to check for the vehicle and suspect using the license plate information that was provided. Officers located the suspect’s vehicle parked in the parking lot at this location. The suspect, identified as 28 year-old Woodland resident Kristal Sutton, was contacted at her apartment and subsequently arrested.
On July 2, 2013, the victim died from the injuries sustained in the hit and run collision. The victim’s identity is not being released at this time to ensure notification of the victim’s next of kin.
This collision is still under investigation. Anyone who witnessed this collision and has not yet been interviewed is encouraged to call the Woodland Police Department at (530) 666-2411. Callers may remain anonymous.