Reward offered for location of suspect in nun hit-and-run

SYOSSET - Police say a reward up to $5,000 is being offered to whoever locates the man accused of hitting and killing a Syosset nun.

Police say Carlos Armando Ixpec-Chitay ran down Sister Jacqueline Walsh of our Lady of Mercy Academy on July 9. Walsh was crossing Rose Hill Road during a retreat in Water Mill when she was hit.

Cops describe Ixpec-Chitay as a 30-year-old Hispanic man. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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