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Chesterton Police seek hit and run driver

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Chesterton Police are seeking the driver of a dark blue Dodge Ram 1500 involved in a hit-and-run on Sunday on North Calumet Ave., just off Ind. 49.

According to police, at 12:33 p.m. the unknown driver of a dark blue Dodge Ram was northbound on North Calumet Ave. when he rear-ended a second vehicle stopped for the stop sign at the intersection of Ind. 49, then backed up, made a U-turn, and fled the scene southbound on North Calumet Ave.

The suspect was described as a white male of average build with grayish hair. The suspect vehicle was a late 1990s to early 2000s dark blue Dodge Ram 1500, with no extended cab but a silver tool box across the truck bed.

Police estimated damage to the second vehicle at up to $5,000.

 

Posted 4/1/2014