UPDATE: Tallahassee police find suspect accused of hit-and-run

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Posted at 9:30 PM, Oct 06, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-08 08:22:39-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Troopers say they have new leads in a hit-and-run crash that critically injured a local pedestrian.

Troopers issued a "Be on the Lookout" for a white Dodge Avenger after the collision sent 33-year-old Frank Scott Mobley to the hospital. The incident took place on October 5, on Old Bainbridge Road and north of Perkins Road.

The driver of the vehicle failed to stop at the crash scene and left the pedestrian in critical condition.

Troopers say that they have identified a suspect and found the vehicle, but are not releasing any other details at this time.

We will follow the story and bring you the latest details as they develop.


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)-- Troopers are searching for the driver in a hit and run that critically injured a pedestrian.

It happened on Old Bainbridge Road just north of Perkins Road Saturday night after 8:00 p.m. Florida Highway Patrol troopers say the right front corner of a vehicle hit 33-year old Frank Scott Mobley in the north bound lanes. They say the driver did not stop.

Mobley was taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.

Troopers say evidence from the scene suggests the vehicle is white in color and is a Chrysler product. It may have right front damage and damage to the passenger side. If you have any information, you're asked to call the Florida Highway Patrol at 1-800-459-6861.