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Germantown releases photos believed to be involved in deadly hit-and-run, asks for public’s help

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GERMANTOWN — Germantown police have released pictures of the vehicle that they feel confident struck and killed 50-year-old Keith Habenicht on Sunday night, August 23rd. They are now asking for the public’s help to share any information related to this incident.

According to police, 50-year-old Keith Habenicht was operating his bicycle southbound on Appleton Avenue, south of Mequon Road, when he was struck from behind around 8:15 p.m. Sunday night. The vehicle fled and Habenicht was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say they have only released pictures of the non-damaged areas of the vehicle at this time to protect the integrity of the investigation.

If you saw this vehicle on Sunday, August 23rd parked or moving, or have any information regarding this incident, you are asked to contact the Germantown Police Department at 262-253-7780.