Arrest Made of Hit and Run Driver

After a lengthy investigation into the hit-and-run crash that injured a Massachusetts State Police Lieutenant on Wednesday, MSP Troopers, in conjunction with Connecticut State Police and New Haven, Conn., Police, developed probable cause that PERRY LIVINGSTON a 40 year-old male from New Haven, was the operator of the tractor-trailer that hit the Lieutenant.

Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for LIVINGSTON and arrested him today at his residence in New Haven.

Connecticut State Police located the tractor trailer LIVINGSTON was operating in Milford Connecticut; it was unoccupied. The tractor-trailer was seized pending a search warrant.

The investigation was a cooperative effort between several Massachusetts State Police units (Troop C, Middlesex County State Police Detective Unit, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Section, and Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section), Connecticut State Police, and New Haven Police.