On May 19, 2013, at 2:38 am, Yunel Aguilar, L/F/09-02-88, was arguing with her cousin (the suspect) at the location after leaving a nightclub. Ms. Aguilar attempted to retrieve an item from the trunk of the vehicle when the suspect put the vehicle into reverse and accelerated at a high rate of speed, running the victim over. The suspect fled the scene and was taken into custody a short time later. We will release her name once we get the PCA. This is documented on service number 123796-A. Next of kin notification has been made.
Original item posted at 10:44 a.m.: Police say a young woman was intentionally struck by a family member’s car early Sunday after a dispute over gas money.
The two women are related, according to a police report. The report does not identify the driver, but says the incident was family violence and identifies the driver as female.
The driver was located, interviewed and arrested, the police report says.
Aguilar was taken to Parkland Memorial Hospital where she died.