Police In Search Of Hit And Run Suspect

LAKEWOOD – Area police are searching for Victor J. Cameron, 38, who is the leading suspect in a hit and run which took place in Lakewood on Friday.

According to police reports, Cameron allegedly was the operator of the motor vehicle involved in a hit and run at approximately 5 p.m. on Fairmount Avenue in Lakewood, adjacent to the Wal-Mart parking lot.

At the time of the incident, the Lakewood Fire Department responded to a report of a head-on collision involving two cars with serious injuries. Upon arrival, officers were notified that the driver of a Nissan Maxima, now identified as Cameron, allegedly fled on foot. Officers from four different departments searched for the driver, but were unsuccessful in their efforts.

At this time, the Lakewood-Busti Police Department currently holds a warrant for Cameron’s arrest, and is asking anyone with information on his whereabouts to contact police at 763-9563.