Suspect Arrested In Gresham Fatal Hit And Run


Gresham Police arrest a hit and run driver who returned to the scene of a fatal crash.

Saturday afternoon, police responded to the report of a pedestrian struck on NE Halsey St. at NE 192nd Ave.

The suspect vehicle had fled the scene continuing eastbound.

Police found that 21-year-old Zachary O’Leary, of Gresham, had been crossing NE Halsey Street in the marked crosswalk and was deceased.

Approximately 35 minutes into the investigation the suspect returned.

38-year-old David Haugen, of Portland, was arrested and later lodged in the Multnomah County Detention Center. He is being charged with Manslaughter II, DUII, Failure to Perform Duties of a Driver, and Reckless Driving.