Reward offered in student death investigation

December 29, 2008 12:38:16 PM PST
Crime Stoppers is offering a reward in the death of a Chapel Hill High School student.UNC Crime Stoppers is seeking information relating to the identity of the person(s) involved in a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident that happened on Nov. 16, 2008.

It happened on Old Greensboro Highway near Neville Road in Orange County. Rodney Torain, 17, died as a result of that collision.

According to police, the suspect vehicle is described as a small gold or silver four door vehicle possibly occupied by several Hispanic individuals. It should have damage to its passenger side.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $3,000 for information leading to an arrest in Train's death. Callers do not have to reveal their identity.

Please call Crime Stoppers at (919)942-7515, or submit your information online at