Pedestrian critical after hit-and-run

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Police ask for public's help to catch suspect

PHOENIX -- The Phoenix Police Department is asking for help locating a suspect in a hit-and-run that left a pedestrian hospitalized.

The Phoenix Police Department received a call of a hit-and-run at 3100 W. Grand Ave. at approximately 3 a.m. on Sunday.

Police say Michelle Gonzales, 35, was crossing Grand Avenue in the rain when she was struck by a Chevy Malibu, which fled the scene.

The driver was a black male and police say there may have been three other occupants inside the car as it struck the victim.

Gonzales was transported to a local hospital where she remains in critical condition.

The suspect vehicle is possibly a 2000 or 2001 burgundy four-door Chevy Malibu.

Police say the vehicle may have damage to the front end of the car and possible windshield damage.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6141 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.