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TPD asks for help seeking suspect in hit-and-run collision

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Posted at 5:03 PM, May 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-21 13:47:12-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Tucson Police Department has named a potential suspect in Wednesday's hit-and-run near North Houghton Road and Tanque Verde Road.

Officers are looking for 22-year-old Amada Fierros, described by police as "heavyset and standing 5'2" - 5'6"," according to information shared by Officer Frank Magos on social media.

Fierros is the registered owner of the vehicle involved in the collision. She may be in the Tohono O'odham Nation area, TPD said.

The hit-and-run involved a bicyclist in her 50s, who is still in the hospital in serious condition.

Members of the public with information on where Fierros may be located are asked to call 88-CRIME.

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