CLARK, NJ - The Clark Police Department is searching for a red or maroon 1992-2004 Chevy S-10 or GMS Sonoma suspected to have been involved in the hit-and-run death of 82-year-old James Leinbach on Tuesday morning.

According to police officials, the vehicle was spotted during a review of surveillance video in the area. "The vehicle should have damage to the passenger-side front fender, antenna and side-view mirror," said police in a recent Facebook post to the community. They have also asked residents to spread the word about this search.  

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lt. Christian Lott at 732-215-8447.  Anonymous tips are also accepted at 908-654-TIPS (8447) or online at    

Sign Up for Linden Newsletter
Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust.

Are you a business interested in reaching our audience? Contact Aeisha Hayward at

Sign up for TAPinto Linden E-News alerts to be the first to read about all things Linden!

Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for Android - Click here for iOS for breaking news, traffic/weather alerts and special offers.

Celebrating Something Special? Showcase Your Anniversary, Birthday, Graduation, and MORE on TAPinto Milestones!