Update: Bonifay hit and run crash result of stolen vehicle

Published: Friday, August 1, 2014 at 01:01 PM.

BONIFAY - The Florida Highway Patrol reported responding to a hit and run crash in the area of Ivey Bush Lane and Bylsma Road around 11:27 a.m. Friday.

The Holmes County Sheriff's Office called FHP to work the scene, but the crash had actually occurred two days prior.

HSCO was received a call from a Chipley resident who stated she had left her vehicle on the side of Bush Rd. to be worked on. The complainant stated no one had permission to drive it, but she found out it had been wrecked near Wayside Park and named individuals she believed to be involved.

According to reports, the truck was wrecked on Creek Rd. after the driver hit a tree.

As a result of the investigation, deputies arrested Austin Johnson, 18, for possession of a stolen vehicle.

No injuries were reported as a result of the crash.



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