Suspect in Kalamazoo County bicycle crash identified

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Charles Edward Pickett

KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. — The man who allegedly hit a group of bicyclists with a pick-up truck Tuesday evening has been identified by sources close to the investigation as Charles Edward Pickett.

Five people were killed and four others were injured in the crash, which happened at about 6:36 p.m. in the 5500 block of N. Westnedge Avenue in Cooper Township.    The driver was arrested near the crash scene.

A release from the Kalamazoo County Prosecutor’s Office says the suspect is expected to be arraigned Thursday.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

1 Comment