Police investigating hit-and-run involving gas pump


ProspectPolicePROSPECT — Police are looking for the driver of an SUV the hit a gas pump at the Shell gas station Nov. 9 then drove away.  

According to a press release issued by Connecticut State Police Troop I, a blue, BMW SUV hit and damaged a gas pump at the Shell station, 28 Waterbury Road, then left the scene of the accident. Police described the driver as a white male, about 30 years old, with thinning hair. The man was wearing a dark-colored fleece jacket, with what appeared to be a skull on the back, according to police. The SUV is likely to have damage on its rear end, police added.

As of this post, the case remained under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Douglas Fairchild at the Prospect Resident State Trooper’s Office, (203) 758-6150.