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EBPD Need Help Finding a Hit-and-Run Driver on Old Bridge Turnpike


EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a motor vehicle that struck a pedestrian and fled the scene.  On March 16, 2017 at approximately 9:54pm, the East Brunswick Police responded to a hit and run accident on Old Bridge Turnpike near Gunia Street where a pedestrian was struck while jogging. The vehicle, described only as champagne or gold in color, continued driving southbound on Old Bridge Turnpike after striking the victim, who sustained injuries to his right arm, back and stomach.

Located in the area of the accident was a portion of a front passenger side bumper possibly from the suspect vehicle.

Anyone that witnessed the accident or has information on the vehicle in question is encouraged to contact Detective Michael Smith (Msmith@ebpd.net) or Ptl. James Angermeier (Jangermeier@ebpd.net) at 732-390-6990

If you wish to remain anonymous, please call our Confidential Tips Line at 732-432-8477. Emails can also be sent to InvestigativeDivision@ebpd.net    

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