THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
< Back to front page Text size +

BPD seeking public's help with Friday morning hit and run

Posted by Patrick Rosso  April 13, 2012 12:23 PM

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit and run vehicle in Dorchester on Friday morning, according to the Boston Police Department. Police have not yet identified the driver or the vehicle and are asking for assistance from the public.

At approximately 1:25 a.m. officers responded to a radio call for a pedestrian struck by car on the corner of Talbot Avenue and Westcott Street. The victim was a 20 year-old man.

Police have not identified the vehicle or the driver, but the investigation indicates it was possibly a black or blue Mazda with damage to the passenger side mirror and the passenger side front quarter panel.

There were several people in the car, according to police.

Anyone with information about the vehicle or its occupants is encouraged to contact BPD at 617-343-4470.

Community members who wish to provide anonymous information may contact the CrimeStoppers Unit at 1-800-494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).

---
Email Patrick D. Rosso, patrick.d.rosso@gmail.com. Follow him @PDRosso, or friend him on Facebook.


E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article