The driver of the Mercedes has been identified as 29-year-old Amanda Nicole Erickson of North Portland. The two passengers that were killed in her car have been identified as 22-year-old Brandon Levison of North Portland and 23-year-old Donell Lee Wilkins of Southeast Portland.
As he rode by, the rider slapped the right forearm of one of the officers, who had it resting on the open window sill of the patrol car.
Richey was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Reckless Driving, and DUII.
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According to Portland Police, on Sunday January 4, 2015, at 12:42 a.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the report of a hit and run crash at Southwest 3rd Avenue and Oak Street.
As officers were responding, they learned that the suspect vehicle crashed at Southwest 3rd Avenue and Washington Street, after hitting multiple vehicles and a pedestrian. Witnesses reported to police that the suspect ran from the vehicle after removing most of his clothing.