UPDATE: SPD seeks man originally deemed person of interest, now suspect in hit-and-run

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – A man originally deemed a person of interest is now being sought as a suspect in a hit-and-run on June 15.

The Savannah Police Department is looking for 62-year-old Robert Lee Frails. He is now listed as a suspect in the incident that happened on E. 37th Street.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Traffic Unit at 912-525-2421 or Crimestoppers at 912-234-2020.

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – UPDATE: Savannah Police’s Traffic Investigation Unit is seeking a person of interest in a June 15 hit-and-run crash.

Officials are looking for 62-year-old Robert Lee Frails. He was last known to reside in the 600 block of W. 37th Street.

According to Savannah Police, at around 8:45 p.m. on June 15, officers responded to the 1100 block of E. 37th Street where they discovered Terry Coleman, 52, suffering from serious injuries. He was pushing a grocery cart when he was hit by a gold vehicle and thrown into a parked car.

The vehicle was identified as a 1998-2002 gold in color Toyota Corolla and later located. Frails was then identified as a person of interest.

Anyone with information on Frails, this incident or the vehicle involved is asked to contact the Traffic Unit at (912)-525-2421. Tips can also be made to Crimestoppers at (912)-234-2020. Callers can remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – A man is in serious condition after he was struck by a car on Saturday night. 

Savannah Police were called to the 1100 block of East 37th Street just before 9 p.m. Officers discovered Terry Coleman, 52, suffering from serious injuries.

An initial investigation revealed that Coleman was pushing a grocery cart when he was hit from behind by a gold vehicle. Coleman and the grocery cart then struck a parked vehicle from the impact. The driver of that gold car took off from the scene. 

Anyone with any information on the incident or vehicle is asked to contact the Traffic Investigation Unit at 912-525-2421. Tipsters can also call Crimestoppers at 912-234-2020. 

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