On Thursday, 4-3-08 at 0018 hrs, Cpl C M Phelps was traveling on N Queen St when he saw a vehicle collision between two cars in the parking lot of a business in the 1200 blk. As Phelps was approaching the area to investigate, one of the vehicles attempted to flee the area. Phelps was able to stop this vehicle and began to question the female driver, Hedy A Henderson.
Phelps learned from the driver of the other vehicle, David Byers, that the other driver and he were boyfriend and girlfriend. They had been involved in a dispute over money. The dispute escalated when Henderson threw her keys at and kicked Byers car. Byers got in his vehicle and was going to leave when Henderson rammed her car into his. Henderson then attempted to flee the scene when Phelps arrived. Phelps placed Henderson under arrest at that time and she was transported to the police station for processing.
While at the Police Station, Phelps was able to determine that Henderson was under the influence of alcohol but Henderson refused to submit to a secondary chemical test to determine her blood alcohol content. Henderson was taken to the Eastern Regional Jail to await arraignment.
Arrested: Hedy A Henderson, 37, of Hanover, Md.Charged with: DUI, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene of an Accident.
Warrants pending for Domestic Battery and Destruction of Property.