Anne Arundel County police identify victim of fatal hit-and-run in Pasadena

PASADENA, Md. - Anne Arundel County police have positively identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run accident from earlier this week in Pasadena.

Police said Samantha Nichole Kreppel, 20, of the 1600 block of Colony Road in Pasadena, was killed after being struck by a vehicle near Bayside Beach Road and Belhaven Avenue. Her body was discovered at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

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Police believe an older model Mercedes Benz was involved in the accident. The vehicle in question—possibly a 1982 or 1985 Mercedes 300,400 or 500 series passenger car—should have  damage to the front right side, and/or damage to the hood, fender or glass, according to a news release from Anne Arundel County police.

Police are asking anyone who has seen a vehicle matching the provided description to come forward by calling 410-222-8573 or police communications at 410-222-8610. Those with information can also call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text "MCS plus your message" to CRIMES (274637). Visit the website at

Phone calls are not recorded and callers remain anonymous. You may also be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.                      

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