MIDLAND, Texas (Nexstar) – Midland Police have solved a nearly 13-year-old fatal hit and run crash.
Police say the crash occurred back on Sept. 15, 2007 in the 2300 block of Whitmire Boulevard. Witnesses initially told police that a gray pickup struck a motorcycle and drove away from the scene.
The motorcycle rider, 27-year-old Loren Dustin Davidson was pronounced dead at the scene and the case would eventually go cold, according to the release.
However, after reviewing the case and receiving a Crime Stoppers tip, Officers Haveman with MPD located a suspect in the crash, police say.
Officer Haveman spoke to the suspect, who was being held at the Middelton Unit near Abilene. The suspect, 41-year-old Raymond Dale Click eventually confessed to the crash and police say the case has been turned over to the District Attorney’s Office.