Charges are pending against a man who, police say, assaulted a woman and then took a large number of pills before hitting a mini-van on U.S. 52 on Sunday.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at 8:00 am (Updated: December 1, 8:48 am)
HILLSVILLE — A 36-year-old man who had reportedly taken a large amount of pills Sunday evening allegedly caused a vehicle accident on U.S. 52 that injured five.
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office received a report from a Hillsville woman who said she had been choked and pushed by Tim Dunford at about 7 p.m., according to information from authorities.
The caller also reported that Dunford had taken a large amount of Klonopin pills and left the scene in a green truck, according to information from the sheriff's office.
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