UPDATE-Jefferson County is Seeking the Public’s Assistance

Publish Date: April 5, 2021
Written by: Joni Money
Categories: News

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the person who was driving a vehicle on Saturday, April 3, 2021.  The vehicle in question struck and killed 50 year old Joshua Scott II.  Scott was found deceased in the 5000 block of 5th Street in Lipscomb.  The vehicle involved is believed to be a Nissan Maxima, and between a 2002-2004 year model.  The vehicle will have damage to the front right side and possibly a broken windshield or side glass.

Investigators are currently processing some evidence found at the scene and are enhancing video of the suspect vehicle.

We are hoping that the person involved will come forward and explain what happened that night.  If you have seen a vehicle that fits the description of this vehicle or if you have any information about this incident, please contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.




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