Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Third Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the driver who struck a pedestrian and fled the scene in West Islip in March.
The driver of a blue Dodge Ram pickup truck struck a female pedestrian on the corner of Ruth Street and Kane Street on March 20 at approximately 7:20 a.m. The driver fled the scene and was last seen traveling westbound on Sunrise Service Road. The victim, 50, of East Islip, was transported to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
Investigators believe the vehicle may have passenger side rearview mirror damage and a New Jersey license plate.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this incident can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS (8477). All calls will be kept confidential.