Teens Find Hit and Run Victim's Purse in Bedford

tonya page fixed1 Teens Find Hit and Run Victim's Purse in BedfordAs Bedford Police continue their search for the person who killed a mother of two this weekend in a hit and run accident, her purse is found.
Police say four high school students found 29-year old Tonya Page’s purse along Highway 183. Surveillance video showed her walking along the highway early Sunday morning near Brown Trail, dropping her purse, and walking away.  Minutes later her body was discovered.  She was wearing a bathing suit and jean shorts.

The teens found the purse and held on to it a while before realizing who the purse belonged to. Police Lt. Kirk Roberts says once they found out who the purse belonged to, they realized they need to turn the purse in. He says some items may turn up missing from the purse, but nothing significant.

Lt. Roberts also says they have no leads in the case and are hoping the suspect will turn themselves in. He says if the accident was that, an accident, that can be talked about and they can move forward.

  • Tiffany

    This girl was one of my friends in high school. I haven’t seen her in 10 years, but she was a beautiful,sweet, loving person and I am SO sad that she is gone. My heart goes out to her husband and little boys. You will be missed.

    • Sara

      Where did you go to school?

  • chris

    putting her purse down??..im not a woman,but i know that woman never puts their purse down then walks away in public……..suicide maybe???..idk……left the purse on purpose for someone to find??…..so sad either way…

  • Natalie

    Tonya was a wonderful woman she was such a caring person and loved her boys so much, i’m devastated that’s she’s gone. she will be greatly missed.

  • Will

    What was this teen doing out this time of morning? And were are their parents?

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