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Reward offered

Family announces reward in April 30 fatal hit-and-run case


2:18 p.m., May 8, 2012--Newark Police have announced that the family of Helen Yang, the victim in the fatal April 30 hit-and-run case, is offering a $10,000 reward for material information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver involved. 

Police have said the striking vehicle may have been a black 1998-2002 four-door Honda Accord, with right side damage, including to the right side mirror.

Persons with information should contact Newark Police at 302-366-7110, ext. 450, or visit the department at 220 Elkton Rd., Newark.

In addition, Crime Stoppers will pay up to an additional $1,000. To provide anonymous information to Delaware Crime Stoppers, call 1-800-TIP-3333 or visit  The two rewards are independent of each other. 

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