5/21/2020 9:00 pm - Update: A 16 year old male turned himself into the Minot Police Department in connection to this tragic incident. Juvenile court will be handling the charge of accident involving death.
5/21/2020 2:00 pm - Update: The name of the victim in last night’s fatal hit and run is 18 year old Michael Chad Fenner, of Minot.
SUMMARY OF CIRCUMSTANCES SURROUNDING INCIDENT:
At around 10:27 pm on May 20th, 2020, Police were notified of a pedestrian / motor vehicle hit and run. Initial reports indicated that a dark colored burgundy or red pickup truck struck a pedestrian at 17th Ave and S. Broadway and immediately left the scene. An 18 year old male victim was transported to Trinity Hospital by Community Ambulance, but died shortly after. The victim’s name is being withheld to give family the opportunity to make notifications.
The Minot Police Department is diligently following up all leads for this incident. Please call 701-852-0111 with any information. Information can also be relayed anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 701-85-CRIME (701-852-7463). Information leading to the arrest and conviction of the offender may result in a reward of up to $1000.00.
SOURCE: Minot Police Department