MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — A woman wanted for her alleged connection with a deadly hit-and-run has turned herself in.
According to Middletown police, 29-year-old Taquanis Sessoms, of Hamden, turned herself in on Monday.
Police said she was involved in the crash that killed 41-year-old Brooke Rich on March 4.
In late March, police announced the arrest of the alleged driver, 34-year-old Jerod Wilson — Sessoms’ fiancé
Sessoms was not in the car at the time but was the registered owner of the vehicle that hit Rich.
Reports state she interfered with the investigation by fabricating a story about who was she was and who was operating her vehicle the night of the crash. She told officers that she let someone else — other than her fiancé — drive her vehicle.
She was charged with hindering prosecutions second degree and interfering with an officer non-assaultive.
She was booked under a $25,000 non-surety bond.