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Pedestrian Hit & Run

The Tyngsborough Police Department is looking for the driver of a vehicle that was involved in a hit & run of a pedestrian at Parlee Farms on Sunday.

On Sunday July 21st at 11:30 am Tyngsborough Police responded to Parlee Farms located on Farwell Road.  It was learned that a vehicle had struck a pedestrian in the parking lot knocking him down.  When the vehicle was approached the operator fled the scene.  The 69 year old male victim declined medical treatment at the scene.

Tyngsborough Police are looking for a very distinctive yellow Dodge Charger, commonly referred to as a yellow jacket.  The wording “yellow jacket” could be seen written on a black pinstripe on the vehicle.  Witnesses reported a partial Massachusetts registration beginning with 48, the third number being possible 6 or 9.  They described the operator as an older white male with an older female passenger.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Tyngsborough Police Department Criminal Investigations unit at (978) 649-7504 or remain anonymous by calling our Confidential Tip Line: 1(978) 226-TIPS (8477)


Released by; Chief Richard D. Howe