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Mike Goodwin Arrested!

XRpredator

AssClown SuperPowers
Damn Yankees
Aug 2, 2000
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(From RacerX)

Mike Goodwin, the man who founded modern supercross with his Superbowl of Motocross back in 1972, weas arrested on Sunday in conjunction with the gangland-style slaynigs of former supercross promoter Mickey Thompson and his wife, Trudy, back in 1988. Goodwin has long been a suspect in the double-murder of his former business partners but was never charged with the crime. But a renewed effort by the Orange County prosecutor finally brought charges against the flamboyant promoter more than a decade after the murder.

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Very interesting . . . :think

About time they came up with something!
 

JPIVEY

Sponsoring Member<br>Club Moderator
Mar 9, 2001
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I think Benice has seen Usual Suspects to many time:p , most everyone around here figured Goodwin was envolved from the start
 

Patman

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Dec 26, 1999
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Nice headline, wish they would check those things FIRST (it's 1988 not 1998).

Maybe it will finally be resolved.
 



Jul 12, 2000
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Goodwin has now been released from jail. I hope they can find an end to this situation, Mickey Thompson was a great man.
 



KiwiBird

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Jan 30, 2000
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They said he was IDed in a lineup as the guy at the end of the street in a beat up car w/ AZ plates who was using binoculars to watch the hit.

He said he was in a health club at the time, many miles away. That seems unlikely to be enough to get a conviction so I wonder what else they have that is new after such a long time.