This release updates the prior release listed below
On 11/29/16 at 6 PM the hit and run suspect in this case came to HPD and turned himself in.
The officer investigating this case interviewed him and checked the suspect vehicle.
He is identified as Christopher Parmelee, age 25 of Hillsboro. He was arrested for Failure to Perform the Duties of a Driver (injury related). He was cited and released for the felony crime.
The victim in this case remains hospitalized in serious condition.
On November 27, 2016 at 4:50 PM Hillsboro Police patrol officers responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash on Minter Bridge Rd near River Rd in Hillsboro.
The driver of a Ford truck struck a 75 year old female pedestrian and fled the scene. The woman suffered a head injury and possibly some internal injuries. She was transported to the hospital via ambulance and is in serious condition.
The suspect vehicle is described as late '90's Ford F-150 pick up truck, red and white or silver 2-tone with a red canopy. The vehicle will likely have a broken front turn signal. No description of the driver/suspect available.
Persons may call Hillsboro police at 503 681 6175 with any information.
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