AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Police Department is searching for a suspect wanted in connection with a January southeast Austin hit-and-run that left one person injured, according to an APD news release.
Shortly after 7 a.m. on Jan. 29, officers responded to reports of an injured 22-year-old pedestrian lying in the roadway in the 2100 block of Burton Dr., the release said.
According to police, an unknown driver hit the man while he was crossing the street. The driver left the scene without trying to render aid or call 911.
The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital, police said.
Anyone with any details about the driver or vehicle can call APD at (512) 974-5017.
You may submit your tip anonymously to the Capital Area Crime Stoppers Program by visiting austincrimestoppers.org or by calling (512) 472-8477. A reward of up to $1,000 may be available for any information that leads to an arrest.