1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
August 04, 2004 00:00
Witnesses saw Walton travelling west on Southeast Powell Boulevard when she hit Karr as he crossed Powell Boulevard from north to south near Southeast 151st Avenue. Karr died at the scene. Walton did not stop after the accident and witnesses followed her providing updates via cell phone. The suspect pulled into a parking lot near Southeast 148th Avenue and Southeast Division Street where police found her and took her into custody.
Walton has been charged with one count of Felony Hit and Run and has been lodged in the Multnomah County Jail.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to call Officer Chris Johnson at (503) 823-2213.
This investigation is continuing.
Sgt. Pete Simpson