Update March 24, 2023 at 12:11p.m.
On March 22, 2023, a 24-year-old man was arrested and charged for multiple criminal code driving offences relating to this incident. He will be appearing in court to answer to those charges at a later date.
Original News Release December 9, 2022
The Saint John Police are seeking to identify the driver and vehicle involved in a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian.
It is reported that:
On Thursday, December 8, 2022, at approximately 6:13 p.m., the Saint John Police responded to a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian in a parking lot on McAllister Drive.
A small four door sedan struck a 44-year-old woman who was walking across the parking lot and the driver failed to remain at the scene.
The victim was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses or anyone in the area that has dash-cam or video surveillance of the incident at the time it occurred.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saint John Police Force at 1-506-648-3333, or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or 1-800-222-T.I.P.S.
The Saint John Police Force would like to thank those who offered assistance to the victim at the scene.
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