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Deputies search for driver who killed two dogs in Calcasieu hit-and-run

Posted at 4:02 PM, Jun 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-24 17:02:34-04

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s office is looking for a suspect in a hit and run that killed two dogs.

Deputies say the crash happened on Ham Reid Rd near Lake St. on June 12, 2019 just before 8:30 p.m.

Deputies report that the suspect was driving what appeared to be a silver 2010 Infinity G37 at a high rate of speed when it narrowly missed a pedestrian but hit two dogs being walked on a leash by that person There was a small black car that was following the SUV, detectives believe they were traveling together. The suspect vehicle suffered damage to the lower front passenger headlight. .

If you have any information your are asked to call the Calcasieu Sheriff’s office (337) 491-3846

*Video provided by CPSO is too graphic to be shared. A still image of the crash can be viewed above.