Updated Suspect Vehicle Info-Hit and Run Vs. Dog

UPDATE 12/21/17- New suspect vehicle information received.  New eye-witness reports vehicle was a newer model, dark gray GMC Canyon pick up truck or a Chevy Colorado pick up truck.  The driver is described as an older male, possibly in his 70's, with gray hair and possible mustache.


On 12/18/17 at approximately 0955 hrs, Rye Police responded to 474 Sagamore Rd for a hit and run involving a dog. Witnesses on scene said the vehicle was a smaller, dark colored pickup truck, most likely a Toyota Tacoma. The vehicle stopped initially after hitting the dog and then sped off down Sagamore Rd, outbound towards Portsmouth. If anyone has any information or saw anything that could help us identify the truck and/or the driver, please call us at 603-964-5522 or send a tip to Seacoast Crime Stoppers.