Police seek 2 leaving-the-scene drivers

From Local Sources

JASPER — The Jasper Police Department and the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office are each asking for the public’s assistance as officers investigate separate leaving-the-scene incidents.

Police in Jasper were notified of a leaving-the-scene accident at Second and Clay streets at 2:45 p.m. Thursday. Officers say the suspect vehicle is an older model black Ford Explorer or Expedition that should have passenger-side front damage or even a transfer of light-colored paint.

One report indicated the suspect SUV may have left northbound on Newton Street.

Anyone with information can contact the Jasper Police Department at 812-482-2255 or the department’s anonymous tip line at 481-COPS (2677).

Sheriff’s deputies are looking for anyone who may have witnessed an incident at 3718 E. Jasper-Dubois Road that occurred between Wednesday and Thursday that involved a vehicle causing extensive damage to a yard at that location between Jasper and Dubois.

Anyone with information on the incident near Jasper-Dubois Road and County Road 325E can call the sheriff’s office at 812-482-3522.




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