LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The Lafayette Police Department continues to investigate the October hit-and-run death that happened near Sagamore Parkway.
As News 18 previously reported, officers found the body of 34-year-old Justin Wilson of Lafayette in the early morning of Oct 22. It happened in the 3100 blk of Sagamore Pkwy S. around 8:00 am that morning.
The investigation revealed Justin died in a hit-and-run accident. LPD is asking the community to keep a lookout for a possible vehicle that might have struck Wilson. Police suspect the vehicle has a larger frame, such as an SUV, van, truck or larger. Officers said the impact would have caused damage to the front of the vehicle.
That damage would have happened any time between the evening of October 21 and the early morning of October 22.
Anyone with information involving this case, please contact the Lafayette Police Department at (765) 807-1200 or the WeTip Hotline at (800) 78-CRIME.