Suspect wanted for West Warwick hit & run

Jason Oliveira, 25, is wanted for a hit and run crash in West Warwick. (Photo: West Warwick Police Dept.)

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) – Police are looking for the suspect wanted in a hit and run crash involving an elderly person.

West Warwick Police allege the driver, 25-year old Jason Oliveira, left the scene of a crash on May 11th.

The other driver, an elderly man, was not hurt.

Police say Oliveira has a lengthy criminal history that includes breaking and entering charges, resisting arrest, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Anyone who knows where the suspect is is asked to call the West Warwick Police Department at (401) 821-4323.