The Third Squad is investigating a serious auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 9:49 p.m. in Hempstead.
According to Detectives, a male victim was crossing North Franklin Avenue near Jackson Street when he was struck by a black Jeep. The operator of the Jeep fled the scene in an unknown direction. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he remains in critical condition.
Detectives request anyone with information to contact the Third Squad at 516-573-6353 or call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Lopez/3rd Squad 07/19/21/1530/8812
The Third Squad reports that the suspect vehicle was traveling northbound on Franklin Avenue when it struck the victim, and then fled the scene eastbound on Jackson Street. The ongoing investigation has also revealed that the suspect vehicle is a newer model Jeep Cherokee, and is dark colored. Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the Third Squad at 516-573-6353 or Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details By: Det. Lopez/3rd Sqd 07/21/21/1245/8931