INDIO (CNS) – A 34-year-old woman accused of hitting a pedestrian in
Indio then driving away from the scene was free on bail today.
Priscilla Vicuna Salcedo, of Indio, was arrested Tuesday for allegedly
striking the pedestrian in a hit-and-run at 4:04 p.m. Sunday at 82-360
The unidentified man was taken to a hospital, where he remains in
critical condition, according to Indio police Officer Benjamin Guitron.
It was not immediately clear how police identified Salcedo as the
suspect, but she was booked into the John Benoit Detention Center on suspicion
of hit-and-run causing injury. She posted $65,000 bail on Wednesday.
She is tentatively scheduled to make her initial appearance at the
Larson Justice Center on April 20.
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