PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An 18-year-old Trenton man is now facing charges in the death of a gas station attendant in Mercer County.
Nasir Reed was arrested Monday. He’s been charged with death by auto and leaving the scene of a deadly motor vehicle accident.READ MORE: Police Believe Suburban Philadelphia Homes Being Targeted By Organized Theft Ring: 'You Don't Think Of It Happening Here'
On Feb 19, police say Reed struck and killed 35-year-old Charles Nevius in the parking lot of a QuickChek in Lawrence Township.READ MORE: Hyram Hill, Son Of Philadelphia Police Officer, Killed In Targeted Shooting In North Philly, Sources Say
Police say Nevius was attempting to stop the driver after the Nissan hit another car in the lot and kept going. Nevius later died from his injuries.Wilmington City Council Passes No-Confidence Vote Against Police Chief Robert Tracy
Both reviewing the surveillance footage and a tip helped them crack the case, say police.