Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Guilty Plea in Fatal Hit-and-Run; Imperial Man Faces Up to 4 Years in Killing of AAA Tow Truck Driver on I-70

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Guilty Plea in Fatal Hit-and-Run; Imperial Man Faces Up to 4 Years in Killing of AAA Tow Truck Driver on I-70

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ST. LOUIS- An Imperial man pleaded guilty Monday in a hit-and- run crash that killed a AAA tow truck driver along Interstate 70 in St. Louis earlier this year.

Aaron K. Bogue, 21, faces up to four years in prison for leaving the scene of an injury crash. Circuit Judge Margaret M. Neill will sentence Bogue on Dec. 7.

Bogue wore an orange jail jumpsuit in court as he admitted killing 51-year-old tow truck driver David Bense Sr. on the night of April 16. Bense had put down cones on Interstate 70 near West Florissant Avenue after stopping to assist with a disabled vehicle.

Another motorist saw the deadly crash and chased Bogue's vehicle, following him off the interstate and through numerous streets and alleys while calling police. They arrived and arrested Bogue.

Bogue's vehicle had extensive damage and Bense's blood on it, Assistant Circuit Attorney Timothy Boyer told the judge.

Bogue, of the 800 block of Country Glen Drive in Imperial, has several felony convictions that include burglary, property damage and drug possession. …

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