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Crime Stoppers: Seeking Information on Dog Hit by Vehicle near Oswego

Accident happened on Sept. 26.

The following release was provided by the Kendall County Sheriff's Office. 

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information in reference to an accident that occurred on Route 30 in the area of Wolf Road, in unincorporated Kendall County.

On Sept. 26 at about 11:30 PM a vehicle struck a 2-and-a-half-year-old black Labrador retriever after it had wandered onto the roadway.

The vehicle was traveling southbound on Route 30 when it struck the dog. The vehicle involved is believed black Chrysler with front end damage.

Anyone with information on this or other crimes is urged to call Kendall County Crime Stoppers at (630) 553-5999. Callers remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward of up to 1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest of the offenders.

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Name Witheld October 03, 2012 at 01:38 AM
I hit a person once, but I thought it was a dog. Therefore, I have no legal responsibility to report it to the police.
Frank October 03, 2012 at 03:19 PM
Isn't the owner of the dog responsible for the damage to the car for letting the dog run loose? last I heard this is not the drivers fault but the owner of the dog.
Tim October 03, 2012 at 04:03 PM
I think a good followup to this story, would be to find out if the person who reported this has any internal relationship with the police department. Something about this is very strange. Surely the Kendall County police department is aware that the driver is not at fault in this situation, the owner is.
Brandon D October 13, 2012 at 05:18 AM
Im with tim.
Brandon D October 13, 2012 at 05:31 AM
Kendall County cant even keep records up to date. You think they stay up on the laws? All they know how to do is NOTHING. A whole lot of absolutely nothing. SMH And if you hit a person and thought it was a dog your as blind as the assholes that think the driver is wrong here!

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