Newtown Police Looking For Hit & Run Driver

The Newtown Township Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle and its owner involved in an unattended hit and run on Thursday, May 10.

An unattended hit and run is an accident in which a motorist strikes a parked car and then flees without taking responsibility for the crime. The incident occurred during the evening before Thursday morning on Jonquil Drive and was not investigated until 6:46 A.M.

While the offending driver did not leave a note, they did leave behind a piece of their vehicle, which fell off due to the accident.

Police believe it belongs to a white Hyundai Sonota, estimated to be a 2012 model.

The victim’s vehicle endured heavy damage to its front end.

Anyone with information into the incident is asked to contact the Newtown Township Police Department at (215) 579-1000 or submit a tip on Crimewatch.