Amarillo Hit and Run Accident Solved, Charges Filed

An Amarillo man is facing charges in connection with a fatal hit and run accident that went unsolved for several weeks.

Amarillo police say a recent anonymous tip led them to 19 year old Ray Chico Lopez. On March 22nd of this year, a 47 year old man was struck and killed in the 2800 block of Amarillo Boulevard East.

Charges of accident involving Injury or Death and Tampering With Evidence have been filed in Potter County. Lopez is currently in the Potter County Jail on unrelated charges.