Late Saturday night hijinks from the Kennewick Police Department through a press release and posted to their facebook page:

KPD is in need of assistance on identifying the owner of the pictured vehicle. On 02-23-2019 at 9:56 PM, the vehicle left the roadway on W Canal Dr and N Grant St, striking a pole. The driver fled the scene. A witness described the driver as possibly a "Hispanic female with dark bushy hair" wearing a "white top". The vehicle, a maroon 1988 Mercury Topaz, showed as recently being sold and the title was not transferred as of yet. Anyone with information on who the owner of the vehicle is, please contact Kennewick Police at 509-628-0333 or you can provide an anonymous tip by calling Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit one online at http://www.tricitiescrimestoppers.org - KPD #19-06718

KPD 2-24-19

Every law enforcement agency in the greater Tri-Cities area recommends doing a vehicle transfer or any transfer of property that has value, in the parking lot of their respective agencies to make sure both sides of the deal are on the up-and-up.