Lavaca SO investigate fatal hit and run pedestrian accident cold case

Lavaca County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for your help in solving a cold case.

A hit-and-run crash occurred in Lavaca County on FM 532 near County Road 221 on September 8, 2014. The pedestrian was identified as George Valentine Vornsand, 88, on several medications for dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. It is believed Mr. Vornsand walked down his driveway onto FM532. Mr. Vornsand was struck by an unknown vehicle traveling in an unknown direction.

It is believed that Mr. Vornsand’s body was moved by the suspect(s) due to the strategic placement of Mr. Vornsand’s walker.

If you have information about this case call Lavaca County Crime Stoppers at 361 594-3700 for a cash reward.