Julio Infante Sought in Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Crash on Monroe Street near Avenue 51
INDIO, CA (July 21, 2021) — Julio Infante remains a person of interest in Friday’s hit-and-run accident on Monroe Street near Avenue 51.
According to Indio police, the accident occurred around 11:48 p.m. just north of Avenue 51. For unknown reasons, a driver in a Dodge RAM pickup, registered by 47-year-old Infante, struck two people reportedly changing a tire.
Subsequently, the driver left the scene on foot toward Monroe Street. Soon after, paramedics arrived at the scene and brought the pair to Desert Regional Medical Center in critical condition.
At this time, officers need the public’s help in identifying the driver or locating the whereabouts of Infante. However, anyone with more information should contact Crime Stoppers at 760-341-7867.
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