2016-09-26

Information needed for pedestrian fatality

From the Athens-Clarke County Police Department:

The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is seeking information regarding a pedestrian fatality investigation. On Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 1:41am, Charles Sokol, 22, was struck and killed while walking on the by-pass near Commerce Rd. The vehicle that struck him was last seen headed east on the perimeter and possibly exited at Danielsville Rd. The vehicle may have damage to the front windshield and hood and will have a side window that was broken out. Crime Stoppers is offering a reward up to $1,000 to anyone with information leading to the identification of the vehicle and driver. If you have information regarding this accident, please contact Lt Don Eckert at 706-208-1718 Xt 223, or Sgt Jon McIlvaine at 706-208-1718 Xt 224. Anonymous information can be left at Crime Stoppers by calling 706-705-4775.