Man Arrested for Hit and Run
Jasper Police responded to multiple calls of a man in a gold car who had left the scene after striking two vehicles. The gold car was traveling north on Manor DR and struck 2 vehicles near the intersection of 36th ST. The subject, Aaron Hancock of Evansville and left the scene in an attempt to flee. A few moments later, JPD received information that Hancock was hiding in the woods close to where the accident happened.
Hancock was located and after a few short commands complied with the officers commands. He was taken into custody and found to be under the influence of alcohol, testing double the legal limit and taken to the Dubois County jail.
One vehicle was determined a total loss with the other receiving approximately $1000 in damage.