Witness leads police to hit and run suspect's whereabouts

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin Police have requested an arrest warrant for a man involved in a hit and run accident Wednesday.

Police say Christian Michael Perez struck another vehicle from behind in the 1000 block of South First Street and then drove off.

A witness followed him and reported his location to police.  Perez was issued a ticket for not having a driver license and for failure to control the speed of his vehicle.

An arrest warrant has also been requested for his arrest on a misdemeanor charge of hit and run.

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