BUENA PARK (CBSLA.com) — The Buena Park Police Department on Saturday arrested a man in connection with a late-night hit-and-run at a Holiday Inn parking lot in Buena Park.
The suspect, Nelson Ward Jr., 60, was arrested on suspicion of homicide. He’s suspected of fatally striking a female pedestrian and injuring a male pedestrian with a minivan.READ MORE: Local Schools Forced To Adapt As Omicron Surge Continues
Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched around 1:20 a.m. on Saturday to 7000 Beach Blvd., according to the Orange County Fire Authority.READ MORE: Venice Fight Results In One Dead, One Injured, One Arrested
The woman, Jessica Lynn Brown, 32, was trapped underneath the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. The man, Robert Shore, 51, was transported to a hospital with minor injuries.MORE NEWS: LAPD Arrests Two Suspects Responsible For Shooting In Watts
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