Crime Alert: Wanted for Allegedly Crashing into a Car at McDonald’s and Fleeing

FARMINGVILLE, NY ( / — An unknown man is accused of crashing into a car and fleeing—and now police want to find him.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who allegedly left the scene of a crash in Farmingville earlier this month, police said.

According to a Crime Stoppers Crime Alert police released yesterday, a man was driving a vehicle in the parking lot of McDonald’s at 2301 North Ocean Avenue at approximately 1:20 p.m. on Jan. 4.

Police said the man’s vehicle allegedly struck a 2011 Camry parked in the parking lot and then he allegedly left the scene without reporting the crash.

A security camera inside the restaurant captured an image of the suspect’s face, according to police. Police released the image to the public with the goal of someone identifying him.

The Crime Alert from Suffolk Police originally identified the location as Medford, but OnSachem confirmed with police the accurate location is Farmingville.

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Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, utilizing a mobile app which can be downloaded through the App Store or Google Play by searching P3 Tips, or online at All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.

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