Lincoln Police Release Name of Suspect from Fatal Hit and Run Crash at 37th & O Street

Lincoln, NE (July 6, 2022) The Lincoln Police Department is asking for help from the community in locating the suspect  responsible for a Fatal Hit and Run crash that resulted in the death of 19-year-old Alexandor Eskra at 37th & O Street Saturday evening. The suspect, Gustavo Cardenas, left the scene on foot shortly after the  crash. 

Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Cardenas for Leaving the Scene of an Accident Resulting in  Death, a Class III Felony. Cardenas is a 28-year-old male. He has short black hair and brown eyes. He is  5’5” tall and weights 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a grey short sleeve shirt and dark pants. He  was last seen walking south from the area following the crash. 

The Lincoln Police Department urges anyone with information regarding Cardenas’s whereabouts to call  their non-emergency number at 402-441-6000. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime  Stoppers at 402-475-3600. A reward for information leading to his arrest may be possible.