Vehicle involved in fatal south Charlotte hit-and-run found

Detectives from CMPD have found the suspect vehicle involved in the hit-and-run off Pineville-Matthews Road that left Jeanny Lamartiniere, 19, dead.

Around 11:45 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 4, officers responded to a call for service on Pebblestone Drive.  The anonymous caller stated the suspect vehicle police were searching for may be parked at that location under a car cover. 

Officers arrived on scene and verified the vehicle as a burgundy Infiniti J30 and could tell the driver’s side mirror was missing. 

A search warrant was obtained and the vehicle was seized as evidence and towed to police headquarters where it was photographed and processed by crime scene search. 

The investigation continues and detectives are still searching for the registered owner and driver of the vehicle when it was involved in the fatal crash.

Police are hoping witnesses or other people with information will call 704-432-2169.