UPDATE: Man wanted for vehicular homicide and felony hit & run

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013

Augusta, GA (WRDW) -- The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect wanted for Vehicular Homicide 1st Degree and Felony Hit & Run.

Jose Armando Valderas Garcia is wanted in connection to Sunday morning's fatal accident on Bobby Jones Expressway.

Officials say Garcia is now believed to be in the Houston, TX area, possibly en route to Mexico.

Please contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at 706-821-1080 with any information you may have on the whereabouts of Garcia.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted in connection to Sunday morning's fatal accident on Bobby Jones Expressway.

The sheriff's office is looking for Armando Diaz Garcia involved in the crash near the Bobby Jones Expressway west-bound exit ramp to Wrightsboro Road. They say Garcia may be in the Wrightsboro Road area.

Erwin Juarez, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene Sunday morning, Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose said. The cause of death was blunt force trauma.

Richmond County deputies tell News 12 the accident was alcohol related.

Anyone with information can contact the sheriff's office at 706-821-1080. Callers can remain anonymous.


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