Suspected driver arrested after 14-year-old Oakland boy dragged in hit-and-run

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Police in Oakland have arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run accident that left a 14-year-old boy severely injured.

Thirty-six-year-old Leah Conner faces multiple felony counts including assault with a deadly weapon, and leaving the scene of an accident, as well as DUI.



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Police say there are no other suspects.

Fourteen-year-old Carlitos was riding his bike on 35th avenue near the Fruitvale Bart station Jan. 2 when he was struck and dragged by a vehicle.

Community members organized a Ride-Out at the Fruitvale BART station this Sunday at 11am to help raise money for Carlito's GoFundMe, which has raised almost $50,000 of the $100,000 goal.


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