Memphis police searching for suspects after 2 pedestrians killed in hit-and-runs

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis police are searching for suspects in multiple fatal hit-and-run accidents involving pedestrians.

One crash happened Feb. 24 at Thomas Street near Cindy Lane, police said.

A man was fatally struck by a black Chevrolet Avalanche while crossing Thomas Street, police said.

The Avalanche should have front-end damage.

After hitting the victim, the vehicle continued to Marsh Street.

Police said another pedestrian was hit the same day at Victoria Road and Airways Boulevard.

A woman was hit and killed by a black medium-sized car with possible front-end damage.

Police said the vehicle continued on Airways toward Winchester after hitting her.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH. You will be given a secret ID number, and your identification will remain completely anonymous.

You can also submit your tip at, where you will be able to review wanted fugitives and safely send investigators any helpful information on the suspect or suspects responsible for this crime. You can submit anonymous tips from our free and secure mobile app by searching your app store for “P3 Tips”.

If an arrest is made, you could be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000 from Crime Stoppers of Memphis and Shelby County, Inc.