Lubbock Police Arrest Hit & Run Suspect

Published 07/17 2014 05:27PM

Updated 07/17 2014 07:25PM

LUBBOCK, TX -- Thursday Investigators received a Crime Line tip as to the location of the possible suspect vehicle in Tuesday's hit & run incident that killed Matthew Aaron Valadez, 38.  Investigators located the vehicle at the location given in the Crime Line tip and were able to match evidence located at the scene to the vehicle.  The driver was identified and gave a statement to the Investigators.  Investigators obtained an arrest warrant and Maria Isabel Martinez, 27, was arrested and booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center.

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