Hit-and-Run that Led to Dog's Death Has Rye Police Searching for Driver
RYE — Police are looking for a driver involved in a hit-and-run with a dog, that then had to be euthanized.
On Monday at 9:55 a.m., police responded to 474 Sagamore Road for reports that a dog had been hit. ?Witnesses told police the driver of the truck that hit the dog initially stopped but then left the scene toward Portsmouth before officers arrived.
Witnesses said the truck involved is a new model dark gray GMC Canyon or a Chevy Colorado pick-up. The driver is described as an older male, appearing in his 70s with gray hair and possibly a mustache.
Anyone with information can call police at 603-964-5522 or send a tip to Seacoast Crime Stoppers by calling (603) 431-1199, texting CRIMES (274637) and including TIPSCS in the message or online by visiting the Seacoast Crime Stoppers website, or the Facebook page.