Suspect in Hanford Hit & Run in Custody

Angel Castillo

Hanford police have arrested one of the suspects in a Christmas hit and run crash that killed a man.

Officers arrested 19-year-old Angel Castillo last night. Police are still searching for 21-year-old Abraham Chavez who they say was in the SUV with Castillo. They also want 18-year-old Zoe Barillos, who is the registered owner of the car.

32-year-old  Raymond Romero, Jr. was killed when police say the driver of the SUV ran a red light and smashed into Romero’s car.  Romero’s pregnant girlfriend, two sons and younger cousin were also in  the car. They were returning home from a Christmas gathering in Corcoran and just a few blocks from their home when they were struck.


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