Monroe Police have identified the woman killed in an a hit and run on Tuesday night.
Her name is Althea Thomas of Monroe. She was 49 years-old. Police say at this point they are running down leads to help in the investigation.
MONROE -- Monroe Police are investigating a fatal hit and run that happened Tuesday night.
Just before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night, police responded to a person lying in the roadway on U.S. 165.
Police found a black female on the roadway.
At this time, no suspect or vehicle information is known. The victim name is not being released at this time pending notification of relatives.
Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or have information is urged to call the Monroe Police Department at 318 329-2600 or Crimestoppers at 318 388-2274.