Police said Thursday they have identified and are searching for a suspect in Sunday’s hit-and-run death of 6-year-old Anthony Santos Castellon-Rivera on Eastway Drive.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said they have obtained an arrest warrant for felony hit-and-run against Juan Antonio Quintanilla-Garza, 32.
“At this time, detectives have been in contact with Quintanilla-Garza, who is believed to be out of the state,” police said in a news release.
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Police said Anthony was hit by a white van with no hubcap on the back right tire and damage along its right side.