31 Dec 2016

Manhunt in Napier after hit-and-run

2:35 pm on 31 December 2016

Police in Napier have started a manhunt after a hit-and-run left a man in a critical condition in Hawke's Bay Hospital.

Jamie Lesley Jones

Jamie Jones Photo: Supplied / NZ Police

A 49-year-old man was struck by a vehicle on Waterworth Avenue just before midday yesterday, after what police described as an altercation between two men.

Detective Sergeant Darren Pritchard said they were looking to arrest a 31-year-old Napier man, Jamie Lesley Jones, over the incident.