Vehicle/pedestrian hit and run

Crime Of The Week

Halifax Regional Police is requesting the public’s assistance to identify the driver involved in a vehicle pedestrian hit and run that occurred in Halifax last month.

At 9:41 p.m. on November 27, a 25-year old woman was in a marked crosswalk on Connaught Avenue at Almon Street when she was hit by a car. The car was on Almon Street making a left turn onto Connaught Avenue when the collision occurred and the driver made no attempt to stop.

The pedestrian and witnesses describe the vehicle as a gold or silver Chrysler PT Cruiser. There is no description of the driver. The pedestrian sustained non-life threatening injuries as a result of the collision for which she was assessed and released at the scene by EHS.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident or the driver to contact police at 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.