DETROIT, MI – Detroit Police Department needs help in locating a suspect and vehicle wanted in connection with a critical hit & run incident that occurred on the city’s west side.
On April 9, 2021, at approximately 10:00 a.m. in the area of W. 7 Mile Road and Telegraph, a 65-year old legally blind male victim was crossing the street when he was struck by a black Chrysler 200 traveling eastbound on W. 7 Mile Road. The vehicle did not stop, and continued eastbound on W. 7 Mile Road.
Medics were called to the scene, where the victim was transported to the hospital and is listed in critical condition.
The vehicle has damage to the front end and windshield consistent with striking a pedestrian. No description of the suspect at this time. A photo of the vehicle is attached.
If anyone has seen this vehicle or has any information pertaining to this crime, please call Detroit Police Department’s Fatal Squad unit at 313-596-2260 or Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.