Citizen tip leads police to hit and run suspect
Updated On: Aug 22 2013 11:39:47 AM CDT
Police in Oroville have found a hit and run suspect, thanks to a tip from a citizen.
The collision happened Friday at Oro Dam and Lincoln Boulevard.
Witnesses said a silver sedan left the scene after hitting a motorized bicycle ridden by 50-year-old Wayne Freedman . The vehicle was believed to be a Ford Taurus with damage to the right side of the vehicle.
Police put out a description of the vehicle earlier this week.
On Wednesday, a witness came forward telling police the car was parked in a driveway on Wonder Lane in Oroville.
Police went to the address and found the damaged vehicle. Steven Hanshew, 30, was arrested for felony hit and run causing injury.
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