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For Immediate Release:
August 21, 2016

Media Contact:
Det. Marjorie Eloi
me@mdpd.com
(305)471-1900

   
Topic: Hit and Run Fatality
Case #: PD160817311244
Date & Time of Occurrence: 08/17/2016 at approx. 1:00 a.m.
Address of Occurrence: SW 102 Avenue and SW 171 Street
  Miami, Florida
   
Driver #1:
Driver's Name: Unknown, (/)
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Gary Wayne King, (B/M)
Deceased's DOB: 10/11/1959
Deceased's Age: 56
Deceased's Address: 11620 Pinkston Drive
  Miami, Florida
Deceased's Description: Bicyclist
Vehicle #1:
Vehicle Make/Model: Unknown SUV
Vehicle Color: Gray


Hit and Run Fatality


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD), Traffic Homicide Unit, is investigating a bicyclist that was hit and left dead. 

According to investigators the bicyclist was traveling south on SW 102 Avenue and 171 Street at about one this morning when he was struck from behind by a possible gray SUV.  MDPD together with Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and pronounced the bicyclist deceased on scene. 

Investigators are asking the help of the community if anyone has any information as to the vehicle or can identify/locate the individual responsible for this incident to contact CrimeStoppers.


 
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact CrimeStoppers
(305)471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477
Visit www.crimestoppersmiami.com and select “Give a Tip”
Send a text message to 274637. Enter CSMD followed by the tip information and press send.
   

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MIAMI-DADE POLICE DEPARTMENT
9105 Northwest 25th Street
Doral, FL 33172-1500
(305)471-1780