Man killed in January hit and run identified

Posted at 11:28 AM, Jun 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-03 14:33:01-04

The man who was killed in a hit and run in January has been identified as 74-year-old Gerald Oliver Stuckey of Bakersfield.

Police say they found Stuckey lying in the road in the 300 block of Panama Lane at around 6:40 p.m on January 10.

Officers say that the suspect vehicle is a dark colored, full size pickup or SUV. They also say that it's likely a GM product and it might be lifted.

The vehicle was last seen heading southbound on Union Avenue from Panama Lane; no description of the suspect is available at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the BPD at 661-327-7111.