Hit-and-run suspect may have fled country

9NEWS WEB EXTRA 9/20/16.

DENVER - Denver Police released a photo Tuesday of a man who they say hit and killed a bicyclist earlier this summer before driving away.

The hit-and-run crash happened on June 12 at around 1:30 a.m. in the area of East 1st Avenue and North Gilpin Street.

Police have identified the suspect as Armando Rafael Olaciregui, who was living in Denver back in June, but hasn’t been seen since.

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Authorities say they’ve received information Olaciregui may have left the country.

He is wanted on warrants for vehicular homicide and felony hit-and-run involving death.

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