Crime Stoppers offers reward in hit-and-run fatal


NEWBURGH – New York State
Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that
will lead to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for a
hit and run that left a man dead in the City of Newburgh.

Fred Woolsey, 90, a retired Marine, was found injured by Newburgh City
Police at the corner or Grand Avenue and Park Place at 7:15 a.m. on Sunday,
September 17. He was taken to St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital where
he was pronounced dead.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the New York
State Crime Stoppers hotline at 866-313-TIPS (8477). Calls can remain
anonymous. There is no caller ID on the Crime Stoppers hotline phones.