WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Video and a vehicle description of the car Waterbury police say hit and killed 61-year-old Dita Redzepi before fleeing Saturday have been released.
According to police, Redzepi was walking near 467 Wolcott Street around 6:10 p.m. when she was struck. She was later pronounced dead at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Police describe the suspect’s vehicle as a medium-sized four-door sedan. They say a witness in a white, full-size, regular cab pickup truck was behind the suspect, driving southbound towards Manor Avenue at the time, and may have seen something.
The pickup driver and anyone else who may have information about the fatal hit-and-run are asked to call Waterbury police at (203) 574-6941, Crimestoppers at (203) 755-1234, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.