good times local news media events catalyst santa cruz california metro silicon valley news local events san jose weekly aptos, capitola, soquel, local news events paper gilroy dispatch local news events garlic festival santa cruz media events local california weekly king city rustler newspaper media local events car sales buy new car media
65.1 F
English English Español Español
July 26, 2021

Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run in Boulder Creek

BOULDER CREEK—The California Highway Patrol arrested a Boulder Creek man Tuesday following a lengthy investigation into a fatal vehicle crash two weeks ago in the same Santa Cruz Mountains town.

Cody McGhee, 31, was arrested in San Jose on suspicion of the hit-and-run death of Sara Youhas on July 14, the CHP said. Youhas, a 73-year-old Boulder Creek woman, was reported missing on July 14. She was found dead by a passerby down an embankment on Bear Creek Road east of View Drive on July 16.

Youhas had been struck by a vehicle while she was on her daily walk, the CHP said.

“After receiving helpful tips from the community, CHP Coastal Division Investigative Services Unit (ISU) worked tirelessly to locate and arrest McGhee,” the CHP said. “We thank the community for the support and CHP Coastal Division ISU for the in depth work.”


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here


Watsonville mural

New downtown mural honors Watsonville’s top crop

WATSONVILLE—A new outdoor mural is taking shape thanks to three local artists and the backing of a business owner at the heavily traveled intersection...