Charges filed in hit and run of St. Paul 4-year-old

The criminal complaint against Ernest Jonas says neighbors had yelled at him to slow down. But witnesses say he was doing wheelies on his motorcycle and traveling about 60 mph when he struck four-year-old Tyrell Baymon. The boy remains hospitalized in critical condition.
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The criminal complaint against Ernest Jonas says neighbors had yelled at him to slow down. But witnesses say he was doing wheelies on his motorcycle and traveling about 60 mph when he struck four-year-old Tyrell Baymon. The boy remains hospitalized in critical condition.

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