Apr 19,2007 00:00
A 23-year old Bend man has bee arrested for allegedly driving drunk when he struck and injured a pedestrian on Third Street in Bend late last night, police reported. This is the second hit-and-run on Third Street in Bend in two days.
Officers located the suspect vehicle, and questioned the driver, Joseph Michael Tracy, 23. Tracy was taken into custody and lodged in the Deschutes County Jail, charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants, felony hit-and-run, and second-degree assault.
On Monday, 41-year old Kimberly Ann Potter was struck and killed while riding her bicycle, which led to the arrest of a Southern California father and son.
Christopher George Goodson, 22, of El Cajon and his father, 51-year old George Harold Goodson of San Diego were taken into custody Wednesday. The son is accused of driving the vehicle that struck Potter, and the father is charged with hindering prosecution and attempted theft for conspiring to collect an auto insurance settlement when suspects torched the vehicle involved.