Hampton Police arrest suspect in fatal hit-and-run

Posted at 12:39 PM, Apr 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-26 17:47:12-04

HAMPTON, Va. - A woman was killed after someone struck her with a car and drove away the morning of April 22.

Kevin Ajay Ellerbe

Dispatchers received several calls just after 2 a.m. in reference to a pedestrian/auto-accident that happened in the 400 block of Woodview Lane.

When officers arrived, they found 32-year-old Saskia Elizabeth Reneau in the roadway suffering from life-threatening injuries.

Reneau was taken to the hospital, where she later died.

Police say the victim was in the parking lot when she was hit by a white Dodge sedan. The driver left the scene before police arrived.

Police were looking for 32-year-old Kevin Ajay Ellerbe in connection to the incident.

Ellerbe turned himself in to police and was arrested on April 26. Ellerbe was charged with one count of Felony Hit-and-Run.

He is in custody at the Hampton City Jail.