LENOIR, N.C. -- Lenoir Police have identified a suspect in a Sunday night hit and run.

Miguel Cruz Cepeda, 37, is wanted in connection with the felony hit and run resulting in serious injury on Sunday night.

Police responded to the call around 6:45 Sunday evening on Spainhour Street. When they arrived on scene, they found a white male lying in the roadway.

The man was taken to Caldwell Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.

Officials say the investigation into the hit and run led them to Cepeda and his 2006 Honda Ridgeline.

Cepeda has not yet been located by authorities. If you have information on his whereabouts, please contact the Lenoir Police Department at (828) 757-2100 or Caldwell County CrimeStoppers at (828) 758-8300

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