The man who Ottawa Police were looking for in a hit and run with a 15-year-old has turned himself in.
According to police, the incident happened Friday at about 8:20 p.m. near the Merivale Road and Woodfield Drive area.
We are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a maroon or burgundy coloured van that was involved in a hit and run collision with a 15 year old, on Friday evening.— Ottawa Police (@OttawaPolice) August 1, 2020
The van was last seen in the area of Woodfield Dr/Merivale Rd at 8:20 pm and may have damage to its front end.
Police tweeted earlier Saturday morning that they were looking for a maroon or burgundy coloured van that was believed to have been seen driving erratically through the parking lot of the Canadian Tire store at Merivale Road shortly after the collision.
Police say a 19-year-old man had turned himself in Saturday morning.
No further details were provided on who the man was or if charges would be laid.
The investigation, police say, continues.