Purtian -Lindsay  Hit and Run

(credit: Detroit Police)

Driver Of Older Blue Cadillac Wanted In Fatal Hit-And-Run

April 12, 2019 - 6:51 pm

DETROIT (WWJ) - Do you know anyone with a car like this one? Detroit police have released a photo of a vehicle linked to a fatal hit-and-run crash, as they seek tips in the case. 

Investigators say a 41-year-old  motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Puritan, at around 12:20 a.m. Tuesday, when he was struck by a car that allegedly disregarded a traffic signal at Lindsay, just east of the Southfield Freeway on the city's west side. 

The victim's name was not released. 

The suspect vehicle, which did not stop at the scene, is described as a 1987 to 1992 blue Cadillac Brougham. It will likely have damage to its left side, including to the doors, trim and rear window.

Anyone who recognizes this vehicle or has any information about this crime, they are asked to contact Detroit Police Department Fatal Squad Unit at 313-596-2260 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at 1-800-SPEAK UP (1-800-773-2587).