The crash happened on Tuesday, Feb. 15.
Houston police said the victim, identified as Hector Emilio Mateo-Suar, was struck by a dark-colored SUV with tinted windows while he crossed the street in the 11400 block of Harwin Drive around 11:25 p.m.
Police said the suspect was speeding as they traveled eastbound on the roadway. The driver fled the scene without rendering aid.
Sadly, Mateo-Suar died from the injuries he sustained.
Now, his family is asking for the community's help in identifying the suspect responsible for his murder.
Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls directly to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.
WANTED: Hit and Run driver responsible for death of pedestrian | If you know anything about the person who killed Hector Emilio Mateo-Suar, call (713) 222-TIPS (8477). Reward possible up to $5,000. HPD 208440-22 @houstonpolice | 11400 Harwin #hounews https://t.co/W6jEjBS8wd pic.twitter.com/2eaJ4RAwxU— Crime Stoppers HOU (@CrimeStopHOU) March 14, 2022