Police look for suspect in January hit-and-run

February 8, 2012 6:05:23 PM PST
Police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who struck a college student on January 26.

According to a police alert, a black Dodge Challenger with a chrome gas tank cover hit a University of Illinois at Chicago student who was crossing the street on the 800-block of West Roosevelt Road around 3:20 p.m. The student was seriously injured

After hitting the student, police say the car fled southbound on Halsted Street and was last seen at 18th and Halsted.

Police encourage anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact them at 312-745-4521.