Reward offered in Pontiac hit-and-run

Mike Martindale
The Detroit News

Pontiac — A $1,000 reward is offered for information leading to the person responsible for a hit-and-run accident Friday night that killed a 53-year-old homeless man.

Oakland County Sheriff's deputies are seeking the driver of a older model red SUV which struck Timothy Guy Pressnell as he was attempting to cross the left lane of northbound Telegraph Road near Menominee at 7:10 p.m. Friday. Deputies said Pressnell, who was not using a crosswalk, was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:25 p.m.

The suspect vehicle is possibly a red 1998-2001 GMC Jimmy or Oldsmobile Bravada with left front headlight damage.

Anyone with information about the incident, driver or suspect vehicle, is asked to call the sheriff's office at (248) 858-4954 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAKUP.

(2148) 338-0319