Jamilah Leah De Roux Pronounced Dead Following Hit-and-Run on Manchester Boulevard [South Los Angeles, CA]
Pedestrian-Auto Collision near Cimarron Street Kills 63-Year-Old Long Beach Woman
SOUTH LOS ANGELES, CA (November 21, 2023) – Thursday evening, Jamilah Leah De Roux was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver on Manchester Boulevard.
The fatal collision happened around 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of Manchester Blvd and Cimarron Street.
According to the police, an eastbound vehicle in Manchester hit a female pedestrian crossing the street. However, the driver involved did not pull over to render aid to the victim and fled the scene.
Tragically, the responding medical personnel declared the female victim dead at the scene.
Later, the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner identified the deceased woman as 63-year-old Jamilah Leah De Roux of Long Beach.
Police have not released any description of the suspect or the suspect’s vehicle. At this time, the city is offering a reward of up to $50,000 to anyone who can lead the authorities to arrest the suspect.
Those with further information regarding the fatal hit-and-run crash are encouraged to contact the investigators at (323) 421-2561.
No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Our deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Jamilah Leah De Roux.
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