Suspect Arrested In Cyclist Hit And Run

Tips helped Washington County Sheriff's detectives identify a suspect in the hit and run of a cyclist last Saturday northwest of Forest Grove.

The crash happened on Northwest Hillside Road near Clapshaw Hill Road.

The cyclist suffered a leg injury.

A witness says the driver made an obscene hand gesture as he drove away in his convertible.

Deputies arrested 55-year-old William Offinga on one count of reckless driving and one count of felony hit and run.

A vehicle matching the description from witnesses was located with damage consistent with a crash.

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