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Motor Vehicle Crash, Leaving the Scene of an Accident

Jami-Leigh Ashcraft, 26, of Brattleboro, VT

Officer Penniman

On 11/3/17 Brattleboro Police responded to a 2 car motor vehicle crash on Main Street at the intersection of Elliot St.

Upon arrival police spoke to many witnesses, who all stated that the operator of the 2002 Chevrolet Silverado bearing NH REG 3682019 had fled the scene.

Ashcraft, who was with the vehicle, stated that she had been operating the vehicle, and that she was alone. In total 5 citizens assisted the Police in providing their witness statements. These citizens all stated that a male was operating the vehicle, and left the scene after the crash.

Investigation is currently ongoing, and the Police do have a suspect.

Ashcraft was issued a citation for False Information to a Law Enforcement Officer. She will appear in Windham County Superior Court on 12/19/17 to answer her charge.

The Brattleboro Police Department would like to thank the members of the community who stepped up and assisted the Police in the investigation.