Stephenson County resolves hit-and-run case at Freeport bar

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FREEPORT, Ill. (WIFR) -- The Stephenson County Sheriff's Office says it has resolved a hit-and-run case involving a Freeport bar after seeking information earlier on Thursday.

According to the sheriff's office, it happened at Benchwarmer's East, located at 1345 Business RT 20 East, on Oct. 25, 2019 around 11:40 p.m.

A driver backed into another parked vehicle as he was leaving the parking lot and took off in a dark-colored pickup truck, according to the sheriff's office.

Surveillance photos of a possible suspect were originally posted to Stateline Area Crime Stoppers before the case was resolved.

Around 2:15 p.m., the sheriff's office says the case had been resolved.

If you have any information on similar crimes, contact the Stephenson County Sheriff's Office at 815-235-8257 or Stateline Area Crimestoppers at 866-847-7669.