Family seeks justice in Muncie hit-and-run

Family seeks justice in Muncie hit-and-run


YOU ON OTHER NEWS. I WANT YOU TO TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT THIS SURVEILLANCE VIDEO. IT HAS BEEN ONE YEAR SINCE THIS DEADLY HIT AND RUN CAPTURED ON CAMERA IN MUNCIE. BUT TONIGHT STILL NO ARRESTS AND FAMILY IS STILL PLEADING FOR ANSWERS. OUR KAREN CAMPBELL SPOKE TO THEM ON WHAT WOULD HAVE BEEN THE VICTIM’S 28th BIRTHDAY.>>Reporter: ON THIS DARK STRETCH OF SOUTH MORRISSON IN MUNCIE, THESE SIGNS TELL A STORY OF WHAT HAPPENED HERE ONE YEAR AGO. AT 11:00 P.M. OCTOBER 5, 2018, JOE MEYER, JR. WAS WALKING HOME. A NEIGHBOR’S HOME SECURITY CAMERA CAPTURED WHAT HAPPENED NEXT. ONE VEHICLE PASSES HIM. MOMENTS LATER, ANOTHER VEHICLE BELIEVED TO BE AN SUV HIT HIM AND THEN KEPT GOING. INVESTIGATORS SAY NO ONE FOUND HIM ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD FOR AN HOUR AND A HALF.>>IF THOSE PEOPLE HAD JUST WENT BACK AND SAW WHAT THEY HIT, SAW IT WAS HIM. THEY PICKED HIM UP OUT OF HIS SUIT.>>Reporter: HIS GRANDMOTHER, FAMILY AND FRIENDS GATHERED SUNDAY TO HONOR HIM AND TO KEEP HIS MEMORY AND HIS STORY ALIVE. HE DIED AT A HOSPITAL OCTOBER 6 ON HIS 27th BIRTHDAY. THE DRIVER HAS NOT BEEN CAUGHT.>>SOMEBODY IS OUT THERE LIVING LIFE EVERY SINGLE DAY KNOWING WHAT THEY DID.>>Reporter: THE FAMILY SAYS INVESTIGATORS STILL DON’T HAVE ANY LEADS.>>WE COULD MAYBE FIND CLOSURE WITH FINDING THE PERSON THAT DID IT. I CAN’T BELIEVE SOMEBODY DOESN’T KNOW SOMETHING. I DON’T BELIEVE THAT.>>Reporter: MINOR’S MOTHER SAYS SHE HOPES THESE SIGNS SERVE AS A HAUNTING REMINDER TO THE DRIVER WHO TOOK HER SON’S LIFE AND LEFT HIS FAMILY MOURNING. THE FAMILY URGES ANYONE WHO MAY HAVE NOTICED SOMEONE WITH DAMAGE TO THE FRONT OF THEIR VEHICLE,

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