Jonesboro police search for suspect in hit and run

Jonesboro police search for suspect in hit and run
Jonesboro police want to find the person who was caught on tape in a suspected hit and run involving a truck before leaving early Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro police want to find the person who was caught on camera in a suspected hit and run involving a truck before leaving early Friday.

According to a post on the Jonesboro Police Department Facebook page, police are investigating the hit and run that happened at the intersection of Ridge Road and Rich Road in west Jonesboro around 2:30 a.m. Feb. 14.

Do you recognize this vehicle?

JPD is investigating the following Hit & Run incident that occurred at the intersection between Ridge Rd and Rich Rd in west Jonesboro around 2:30am on 2/14/20. The suspect is seen striking a street sign, a home, then a fire hydrant before leaving the scene.The vehicle appears to be a light colored Z71 GMC Sierra pickup truck with an ASU parking sticker in the window, a sunroof, a bed cover, aftermarket wheels and tires, and will have damage to the front as well as rear passenger side fender behind the wheel well. If you recognize this vehicle or know its owner, please send us a message or call the JPD Desk Sergeant at 870-935-5657. If your tip leads to an arrest, you will be entitled to a cash award through CrimeStoppers of Jonesboro. Ref# 1493

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Friday, February 14, 2020

“The suspect is seen striking a street sign, a home, then a fire hydrant before leaving the scene,” Jonesboro police said in the post.

Police believe the vehicle is a light-colored Z-71 GMC Sierra truck with an ASU parking sticker in the window. The truck also had a sunroof, a bed cover, aftermarket tires and wheels, plus damage to the front and rear passenger side fender of the truck near the wheel well.

Anyone with information on the case can call Jonesboro police at 870-935-5657.

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