Hit-and-Run Suspect Arraigned

MEDFORD, Ore. – The man accused of hitting three children with his car in a hit-and-run crash was arraigned in Jackson County Court. The 36-year-old man made his first appearance in front of a judge on Wednesday morning.

Othon Campos was seen on a video link from the Jackson County Jail. The judge appointed a public defender to represent Campos on the hit-and-run charges. One girl is still in the hospital from the crash on August 31st.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says Campos admitted to the crimes when he was arrested Tuesday. He will remain in Jackson County Jail on $40,000 bail.