KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A man suspected in a crash that killed a toddler at a Morristown home is now wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, which has offered a cash reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest.

The TBI is offering a reward of up to $1,000 and seeking information leading to the arrest of Walter Noe Mendez, 24. Mendez is suspected of leaving the scene of an accident involving a fatality. The Morristown Police Department began looking for Mendez after a crash into a home on Louise Street in South Morristown on Saturday, Aug. 20. An 18-month-old toddler died as a result of the crash, when a vehicle accelerated backward into the house.

Mendez is described as a 24-year-old Hispanic male with black hair and brown eyes; standing at 5’6″ and weighing 160 pounds. Investigators say Mendez may be using the alias Luis Mendez, Louis Mendez, or Luis Cardenas.

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Anyone with information concerning his whereabouts is asked to call the Morristown PD at 423-585-2710 or TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.