Pierce County prosecutors charged a 26-year-old Tacoma man with vehicular homicide, alleging he was intoxicated Saturday afternoon when he caused a crash that killed a Shoreline motorcyclist near Elbe.
Richard J. Hohn pleaded not guilty during his arraignment this afternoon on vehicular homicide and driving with a suspended license. He was ordered held in Pierce County Jail in lieu of $100,000 bail. Hohn had a suspended license because of a prior DUI-related case, prosecutors report.
Ernest E. Geer, 33, was killed in the crash Saturday afternoon on state Route 7, just outside of Elbe.
Charging documents provide the following …