ST. CHARLES, Ill. (CBS/AP) — A suburban man who police say drove off after striking and killing an elderly woman as she cross the street in her wheelchair has been arrested.
St. Charles Police say that 23-year-old Andrew J. Jensen of St. Charles was driving on Friday afternoon when his pickup truck stuck 88-year-old Helen Radnoti of Chicago.READ MORE: Recreational Marijuana Sales In Illinois On Pace To More Than Double 2020 Total Of $670 Million
Jensen surrendered to police that night and on Sunday, the Kane County State’s Attorney charged him with felony counts of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in personal injury or death and failure to report an accident or death.READ MORE: One Dead, Two Injured In Fiery Crash On I-88 In Naperville
On Monday, a judge set Jensen’s bail at $500,000.
CBS 2 has learned Jensen has a lengthy driving record, including speeding violations and driving under the influence.MORE NEWS: Suspected Gang Leader Jason Brown, Already Accused Of Supporting ISIS, Now Faces Additional Drug, Gun Charges
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