MODESTO, CA (CBS13) – A hit-and-run suspect is behind bars thanks to the help of the Modesto community.
Manuel Gonzalez, 19, was arrested Tuesday for last month’s deadly crash on l and 7th Streets.
Officials say 66-year-old Gloria Hawkins died when a stolen SUV driven by Gonzalez blew through a red light and sideswiped her.
Gonzalez and the other passengers in the SUV took off.
Police are still searching for those passengers.