Officials looking for Van Buren man involved in stolen vehicle crash

Deputies discovered the 2007 Cadillac SUV belonged to Melinda Hackenburg.

The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who fled the scene of a crash in Portage Township.

Andre L. D. White, 23, of Van Buren, is wanted for questioning after a single-vehicle crash early Thursday morning near County Road 140, just north of Township Road 107.

Officials said the vehicle sustained heavy damage. A passenger in the vehicle, William Carver, 33, also fled the scene of the crash. He was later found with severe injuries.

Deputies discovered the 2007 Cadillac SUV, which belonged to Melinda Hackenburg, had been reported stolen in the same area of the crash.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor, according to authorities.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts, contact Hancock County Sheriff's Office at 419-422-2424.