Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Daily Crime Report 8/19/2014
Recent police reports and arrests in Fredericksburg:
FELONY HIT AND RUN:
UPDATE: The driver of the Jeep has been identified and located. The investigation is ongoing.
1000 block Sam Perry Blvd, 8/18 3:20 p.m. A homeless man riding a bicycle was thrown approximately 20 feet into the roadway after being struck by a red Jeep turning from Park Hill Drive onto Sam Perry Boulevard. The driver of the Jeep did not stop. The 27-year-old victim reported that he was on his bicycle in the crosswalk when the incident occurred. The victim suffered two broken legs and other injuries and was transported to the emergency room by ambulance personnel who were on the scene at the hospital. The Jeep driver was described as a white male with a dark beard and wearing a baseball cap. The Jeep had a tan canvas top, lifted suspension and mud tires. The investigation is ongoing.
Robert Carbajal, 40, of Fredericksburg was arrested for violation of a protective order, public intoxication, and breaking and entering.