Los Angeles police Thursday identified a man being sought as a suspect in a hit-and-run that left a woman badly injured.

Paulino Diego Pedro, 30, allegedly drove a white SUV that injured the 20-year-old woman about 3:20 p.m. March 22 on Jefferson Boulevard just east of San Pedro Street, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.

“I was walking towards my car and all I remember was putting in my key and trying to get into my car and that’s when I got hit,” Stephanie Vasquez told CBS2. “I woke up and I saw I was under a car and I just felt numbness all on my right side and that’s all I remember.”

According to the LAPD, Vasquez suffered several fractures, and her right foot had to be amputated. The suspect drove away and abandoned the SUV about two blocks away, police said.

“Detectives located video footage from a nearby surveillance camera and were able to obtain a still image of Pedro’s face as he ran away from the scene,” police said.

Pedro has family ties in Los Angeles and Riverside counties, police said.

A reward of up to $25,000 was in effect, offered by the city of Los Angeles, for information that helps police solve the case. Tipsters were urged to contact Detective Moses Castillo by phone at (213) 833-3713, or via email at 30215@lapd.online.

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