Illegal Alien Facing Manslaughter Charge Flees To Mexico After Oregon Deputies Ignored ICE Detainer in addition to Released Him
Sheriff’s deputies in Washington County, Oregon (just west of Portland), defied an I.C.E. detainer in addition to released an *alleged* illegal alien after he posted a $25,000 bail. Alejandro Maldonado-Hernandez had originally been booked on charges of Manslaughter, Assault, in addition to Reckless Driving, after he plowed into a car while street racing, killing the different driver. Jail deputies ignored a detainer filed by I.C.E. in addition to released Maldonado-Hernandez. The perp soon disappeared, suspected of fleeing to Mexico, in addition to today three others are facing charges of Hindering Prosecution by assisting Maldonado-Hernandez escape.
KOIN 6 initially reported:
A street race between a Chrysler 300 in addition to a Subaru Impreza ended with one woman dead, one driver very seriously hurt in addition to a 20-year-old arrested for manslaughter.
The crash on SW Farmington Road in addition to 153rd Avenue happened just before 11 a.m., the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said. Investigators learned the 2 cars were eastbound in addition to racing on SW Farmington Road.
As they came to the intersection with SW 153rd, a Ford Fusion turned onto Farmington. Authorities said the Chrysler slammed into the Ford while the Subaru kept going.
The passenger inside the Ford, Janace Ator, died at the scene via the crash. Her husband, Patrick Ator, was rushed to a local hospital for treatment of severe injuries.
Alejandro Maldonado-Hernandez, who authorities said was driving the Chrysler, was treated for minor injuries at an area hospital. He was then arrested in addition to taken to the Washington County Jail on charges of manslaughter, assault in addition to reckless driving. More charges are possible, officials said.
KGW followed up:
A driver accused of racing leading up to a fatal crash earlier This particular summer in Aloha has fled the country, deputies say.
Alejandro Maldonado-Hernandez, 20, was arrested on charges of second-degree manslaughter, third-degree assault in addition to reckless driving immediately following the crash on July 12. One person was killed in addition to another was injured as a result of the crash.
Maldonado-Hernandez was released via the Washington County Jail on Aug. 8 after posting bail. On Aug. 27, investigators learned he fled to Mexico to avoid prosecution, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said in a news Discharge on Saturday.
Deputies said Maldonado-Hernandez had help via three people to flee the country. Ernesto Garcia, 20, Luis Maldonado-Hernandez, 28, in addition to Alicia Scardina, 21, were arrested for hindering prosecution.
At some point ICE added him to their most wanted list, noting which Washington County deputies “failed to honor the detainer in addition to released Maldonado-Hernandez.”
The different driver inside the street race has also been charged, as reported by KATU:
One person was indicted in addition to three more people were arrested in connection to a July alleged street racing incident in Aloha have been arrested, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday.
Bailey M. Reeves, 20, was indicted on two counts of injury hit-in addition to-run, first-degree manslaughter, second-degree assault in addition to reckless driving on Friday. Police say Reeves was driving a Subaru Impreza which was apparently racing a Chrysler 300 down Southwest Farmington Road. The Chrysler collided having a Ford Focus, killing one in addition to injuring another.
The driver of the Chrysler, Alejandro Maldonado-Hernandez, was arrested on the day of the incident, July 12, nevertheless was released after posting bail August 8. Investigators said he fled to Mexico to avoid prosecution after his Discharge, in addition to three people who helped him do so have been arrested.
Ernesto Garcia, 20, Alicia Scardina, 21, in addition to Luis Maldonado-Hernandez, 28, were arrested for hindering prosecution August 28.
One of the judges in This particular case, Danielle Hunsaker, was recently nominated by Trump in addition to confirmed by the Senate to a seat on the 9th Circuit. This particular does not appear as though she had a hand in assisting Maldonado-Hernandez in his escape.
This particular was reported earlier This particular week which Oregon’s chief justice of the supreme court, Martha Walters, has banned I.C.E. via arrested illegal aliens in Oregon courthouses.