HIT AND RUN SENDS TWO TO HOSPITAL

Haldimand OPP is investigating a fail to remain two vehicle collision on Indian Line Road near New Credit Road in Hagersville, Monday at 9:48 pm.

A witness reported two occupants in one of the vehicles were injured and the driver of the other vehicle fled the scene on foot. Haldimand County paramedics transported the man and woman  to a local area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

One vehicle was travelling west bound on Indian Line Road and a second vehicle was travelling east bound when they collided. The male driver of the second vehicle fled the scene on foot, last seen north bound on New Credit Road.

He is described as: Indigenous, approximately 30 – 35 years old, 5’ 3″ – 5′ 6″ tall with thin build, short brown hair and wearing a dark coloured t-shirt, shorts and flip flop style footwear

Members of the OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT) along with the OPP Canine Unit attended to assist with the investigation and search for the man, who has not been apprehended.

OPP is asking anyone who may have any information regarding this incident or who may have noticed anything suspicious to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.helpsolvecrime.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.

 

DUNNVILLE SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION SITE THEFT

Haldimand OPP were called to Fairview Avenue School building site in Dunnville after a construction employee noticed the storage containers had been broken into, early Monday morning.

Sometime between Saturday at 3:00 p.m. and Monday at 6:20 a.m., thieves forced through a security fence and then broke into locked sea containers before removing a quantity of power tools and copper wiring.

The approximate value of the tools and copper is estimated at $19,000.

OPP is asking anyone who may have any information regarding this incident or who may have noticed anything suspicious to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.helpsolvecrime.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.