Town Square

Post a New Topic

Driver who killed Dublin cyclist charged with murder

Original post made on Aug 14, 2013

The Pleasanton teen who ran down and killed a bicyclist on Foothill Road on June 9 had his charges elevated to murder and was taken into custody in court Wednesday morning. Cody Matthew Hall, 18, was led out of court in handcuffs after Superior Court Judge Hugh Walker ordered him held without bond.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 1:03 PM

Comments (5)

Posted by cyclist too, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:03 pm

[removed] Great job PPD and DA for doing the right thing with the murder charge. [removed]


Posted by No Surprise, a resident of Foothill Farms
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:09 pm

Perhaps a reckless indifference to human life and those around him is considered an intent to kill? [Removed because it was unsubstantiated hearsay]


Posted by Suzy , a resident of Amador Estates
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:34 pm

Wow.


Posted by Cycle, a resident of Dublin
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:50 pm

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff as irrelevant to this thread.)


Posted by founder, a resident of Bonde Ranch
on Aug 15, 2013 at 9:25 am

founder is a registered user.

An appropriate charge, glad to see that the DA is taking this seriously, now they just have to articulately lay out the past behaviors that led to this tragic event. I would also hope that others begin to understand that whether they agree with our laws or not, they as citizens are bound to comply. Bicycles and motor vehicles must share the roads, and this goes both ways for the cyclists and motor vehicles.


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

To post your comment, please click here to login

Remember me?
Forgot Password?
or register. This topic is only for those who have signed up to participate by providing their email address and establishing a screen name.

DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 770 views

Fifty Ways to Craze Your Donors
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 657 views

Pleasanton's water use matches Las Vegas
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 428 views

Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 408 views

When Adult Children Go Off to College: Keeping Your Eye on The Law
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 309 views