KENNER POLICE DEPARTMENT
Michael J. Glaser
Chief of Police
500 Veterans Boulevard
FAX (504) 712-2209
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Lt. Brian McGregor
Police seeking publicís assistance in locating vehicle and hit & run
- The Kenner
Police Department is seeking the publicís assistance in locating what is
believed to be a newer model black sports utility vehicle, driven by an
unknown person that was involved in a hit & run involving a
five-year-old child (female) at Hans Avenue and Taffy Drive, in Kenner.
approximately 6:23 p.m. the Kenner Police Department was dispatched to
the location in reference to a small child struck by a vehicle.
Upon officersí arrival and interviewing witnesses, they advised
that the child was crossing the street when she was struck by a black
sports utility vehicle.
After striking the child, the suspect vehicle accelerated and was last
seen fleeing east on 34th
child who was conscious and alert was transported to a local hospital
with moderate non-life threatening injuries.
Police Chief Michael J. Glaser urges anyone with information concerning
this hit & run, to call the Kenner Police Department at (504) 712-2222
or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.