Crime Stoppers: Crime of the Week

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information to assist the Springfield Police Department reference a hit and run that occurred in the 2800 Block of E Clearlake Ave. in Springfield, IL on October 20th, 2022 around 6:32 A.M.


The victim was walking southbound crossing Clearlake Ave when they were struck by a dark color SUV that was traveling eastbound. After striking the pedestrian, the SUV fled the area continuing eastbound on Clearlake. The victim was transported to a local hospital and treated for multiple injuries, including broken bones.


If you can identify the suspect or their vehicle, call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 217-788-8427, or submit a tip on their website, cashfortips.us. If your tip results in an arrest you could receive a cash reward up to $2500. Remember Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name.