[Update 1:40 p.m.] CHP Seeks Suspects Who Fled After Causing Multi-Car Crash in Petaluma
This is a press release from the California Highway Patrol. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
The CHP is seeking the [public’s] help in identifying these individuals. On Friday at 11:55 a.m. these three were in a black 95 Ford Explorer when they caused a [multi-car] crash on southbound 101 at Petaluma Blvd. North. They then fled the scene on foot prior to police arrival. A quick thinking witness snapped these pictures. The female may go by Josephina. If you have any information regarding their identities please call the CHP at (707)-588-1400 ext. 218.
Update 2/21 at 1:40 p.m.: From the California Highway Patrol:
A huge thank you to those that called in regarding yesterday’s post on the hit and run. All suspects have been identified through your tips!
As with all things social media, persons with other agendas showed up that may have been offensive to some. We appreciate those of you who stepped up to help your community!
More news will follow as soon as we confirm it will not affect the investigation.