North Vernon hit-and-run victim passes away

A North Vernon man involved in a hit-and-run over the weekend has died. Authorities say that 24-year-old Davon Lee Shine passed away on Monday. He was found shortly after 4:30 Sunday morning along US 50 near Hayden.

Sgt. Jeff Jones with the Jennings County Sheriff’s Department says that investigators are still looking for the driver. Whoever it was is believed to have driving a Toyota that was traveling eastbound on US 50. The Toyota may have noticeable front end damage.

If you have any information about this case, you are asked to call Sgt. Jones at (812) 346-5111 or Indiana State Police Trooper Matt Holley at (812) 689-5000.