Sep 4, 2016 7:04 PM
Police search for suspect after car strikes bike in hit-and-run crash
LACONIA – Police responded to a hit-and-run crash at the intersection of Court Street and Fair Street in which a 2008 Nissan Altima hit an individual on a pedal bike and then fled on Sunday at 3:38 p.m.
The bicyclist was given medical attention for injuries.
Multiple witnesses identified the driver as Juan Padua, 54, of 47 Merrimack Street.
A warrant has been issued for Padua’s arrest on charges of felony conduct, and operating a vehicle while being a habitual offender.
The accident is under investigation, and anyone with information is encouraged to call Laconia Police at 603-524-5252.