Unsolved Crime: Hit and Run Causing Death, 70-year old Gilbert Savoie – Saint John, N.B.
Crime Stoppers and the Saint John Police Force are looking for the driver of a hit and run vehicle who struck a pedestrian 9 years ago on Loch Lomond Road in Saint John, New Brunswick.
On Saturday, December 9, 2006, at around 10:20 p.m., 70-year old Gilbert Savoie had been dropped off by a friend, adjacent to 3291 Loch Lomond Road. While crossing the road, he was struck by a vehicle which left the scene heading in a West-ward direction. Mr. Savoie was taken to hospital where he later died from his injuries.
Parts from the suspect vehicle recovered at the accident scene are believed to be from a 1992-1995 Mazda, beige in colour. Damage to the driver`s front fender, hood and windshield were possible. A local autobody or windshield repair shop may have worked on this vehicle.
If you have information that could help locate the driver involved in this hit and run causing death, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). If your information leads to an arrest, you qualify for a cash award of up to $2,000.