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Fatal Traffic Collision-Suspect in Custody

Fatal Traffic Collision-Suspect in Custody

Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision Suspect in Custody-UPDATE

An arrest has been made in the fatal traffic collision which occurred on August 18th, 2014 in the 2600 block of West Orangethorpe Avenue.

Fullerton Police Department Investigators arrested a male believed to be the driver of the vehicle that struck Marc Borgfield in the evening hours of August 18th, 2014. The alleged driver, Brandon Joel Busse (28) of Fullerton was arrested late Saturday night in a motel in the City of Tustin.

Busse’s vehicle, a late model White Ford Explorer, was located in the parking lot of the motel. Both Busse and the vehicle are in police custody. Busse has been charged with one felony count of hit and run causing injury or death; his bail is $50,000.00. Busse is due to be arraigned tomorrow morning in Santa Ana.

The investigation is on-going and anyone with information is encouraged to contact Investigator H. Rios at (714) 738-6812.

Those wishing to provide information anonymously can call the Orange County Crime Stoppers at 1(855) TIP-OCCS or to their website at www.crimestoppers.org.