Troy Police Department arrested 18 year old Briauna Shanice Brassell of Troy on the charge of Assault 2nd, Thursday June 6, 2013 according to information released by Chief Jimmy Ennis.
A Troy Police Department Patrol Officer was on patrol in the 300 Block of Orion Street, Thursday June 6, 2013. A crowd was observed around a vehicle in the roadway by the officer, the officer was advised that the driver of the vehicle had struck an occupied vehicle at a residence and attempted to flee the scene when it struck a utility pole. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Brassell and was transported to Troy Regional Medical Center for treatment. After a subsequent investigation, a felony warrant was obtained on Brassell for Assault 2nd and she was placed under arrest after being released from Troy Regional. Brassell was processed at the Troy City Jail and transported to the Pike County Jail.