Chesterton Police are seeking the driver in a hit-and-run accident on Friday
in the parking lot of the Chase Bank at 109 Broadway.
According to police, at 11:05 a.m. the unknown driver of a vehicle was
backing from a space in the lot when he or she struck an unoccupied vehicle
parked in the adjacent space. The driver then fled the scene. The suspect
vehicle was last seen southbound on Second Street.
Police described the suspect vehicle as a black Ford Escort with no rear
Police estimated damage to the unoccupied vehicle at up to $2,500.