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Lake Charles Police seeking driver in hit-and-run death

Posted at 1:25 PM, Aug 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-26 14:25:41-04

Lake Charles Police are asking for help in solving a fatal hit-and-run that happened Friday.

Police were called to 10th Street and Fourth Avenue after 9 p.m. Friday. They found a man had been struck by a vehicle and killed.

Thomas Bottoms Jr., 54, died in the crash, police say.

Sgt. Sammy Kingsley with the Lake Charles Police Department Traffic Division is requesting the public’s assistance in learning more about this incident.

Should anyone have any information, you are asked to please contact Sgt. Kingsley at 491.1311 or