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Woman charged with West Side hit and run

A woman was arrested and charged Friday morning in a hit-and-run accident that killed a motorcyclist last month, records show.

Racine Rene Delgado, 36, faces a charge of nonstop and non-assistance resulting in death.

Jerry Alfaro, 54, was riding his motorcycle southbound on General McMullen on May 3. When he reached block 1700, a Delgado-registered Acura MDX struck the back of his motorcycle, causing it to lose control, according to an arrest. affidavit. Delgado then turned around and quickly fled, investigators said.

Alfaro was pronounced dead at the scene.

The affidavit states that Delgado was questioned by officers several days later and told them that her car was stolen by a woman she knew as “Victoria Savage”.

At first, Delgado told officers she didn’t know her vehicle had been stolen until a tattoo parlor employee called her and asked her why her vehicle was parked at a shopping mall on Military Drive, according to the affidavit.

But then Delgado changed her story and told officers she immediately called to report the vehicle was stolen, according to the affidavit.

According to the affidavit, the police spoke to the tattoo parlor employees and no one knew who Delgado was.

Investigators said surveillance footage of the mall parking lot showed a woman matching Delgado’s description entering the parking space where the vehicle was located. Phone records also placed Delgado at the crash site and at the mall, according to the affidavit.

Delgado’s bond was set at $ 150,000.

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