Lawrence Huhne Wanted after Intentionally Striking Parked Vehicle near Hollister Street
SIMI VALLEY, CA (July 8, 2018) – A man was hospitalized Sunday afternoon following a hit-and-run crash on Hartley Avenue.
According to the Simi Valley Police Department, the collision took place shortly after 3:00 PM near the corner of Hartley Avenue and Hollister Street. A Toyota Camry, driven by 40-year-old Lawrence Huhne, was accused of intentionally hitting a man attempting to exit a parked vehicle before fleeing the scene.
The unidentified victim, reported to be known by the suspect, sustained major injuries after he was pinned by the door of his car. He was transported to a local hospital, where his current condition was not immediately known. The Camry was one of the multiple vehicles stolen by Huhne, determined to be a transient, in Ventura County. He was also involved in several stolen vehicle pursuit several months back, as per reports.
Anyone who has information about the whereabouts of Huhne is encouraged to call the Simi Valley police at (805) 583-6950. He was last seen driving the silver or grey 2009 Camry with California license plate No. 6FGA899. The vehicle is expected to have front-end damage. The public was also advised to avoid any interaction with the suspect.
No other information has been disclosed to the public at this time.
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