McRee is charged with Child Neglect, DUI, Possession of Heroin, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Narcotics Equipment and Driving with License Suspended. He remains in custody today on $44,000 bond.
Four large packages of suspected methamphetamine were discovered inside the vehicle in a cardboard box.
Stephen R. Roberts, 28 years old, of Poughquag, New York, for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, a Class E Felony.
During the investigation, police learned that Beattie was allegedly under the influence of marijuana and cocaine at the time of the crash, Fleming said. He also allegedly had child pornography on his cell phone.
The driver was identified as Tyrone Thomas Preciado Sr. of California. He was taken into custody and transported to the Washoe County jail and booked for Reckless driving, DUI Drugs, Eluding Law Enforcement (Felony), and Domestic Battery.
Per state law, the vehicular homicide while DUI conviction comes with a mandatory minimum of three years in prison, Judge Moyle told him.