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Police looking for person responsible in fatal hit and run

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ALBEMARLE, NC (WBTV) -

The Albemarle Police Department is investigating a hit and run that left one person dead over the weekend.

On Sunday morning, at approximately 1:45 a.m. Tony Wayne Cunningham, Jr., who police say was in his twenties, was walking on Snuggs St. near Snuggs Park Road when he was struck by a vehicle, police said.

A witness described the vehicle to police as a possible 2,000's model Toyota or Mitsubishi that was dark blue/ gray in color. The vehicle may have extensive front end damage.

The witness also gave a description of the driver as a black male with shoulder-length dreadlocks.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Albemarle Police Department at (704)984-9500.

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