LPD Searches For HIt And Run Suspect

An accident happened over last weekend near the intersection of 27th and O streets. The suspect is still on the loose. The accident couldn't have come at a worse time for a young couple who has already been through so much, now they risk loosing their unborn child. The couple was driving up 27th street near the “O” street intersection on Saturday the 15 when a white van hit their car. Doctors say the injuries she sustained from the accident may jeopardize her pregnancy.

The suspect fled the scene and is described as a Hispanic man in his early 20s between 5'8″ and 5'9″ in height, with a muscular build. The suspect also has a mustache and goatee and a purple birthmark on his right cheek. Anyone with information on the hit and run accident is asked to call the Lincoln Police Department.

If you would like to help out the couple, including repairs to their car, you can call them at