Police: Man ran woman over with car after argument

Police: Man ran woman over with car after argument

DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) - Police say a man ran over a woman with his car after arguing with her earlier inside of it.

It happened just before 10 p.m. Sunday on North June Avenue.

According to officers, Taurus Young was in an argument with Ashlee Teel while sitting in his parked Toyota Camry.

After the argument, Teel got out and walked away down the street. That's when police say Young followed her in his car, then hit and ran her over.

Police said Young then hit another car while driving, then ran into a ditch. He then left his car there and ran away.

Young was later found the next day by officers, while hiding in a closet at a home on North Madison Avenue.

Teel was taken to Coffee Regional Medical Center, then transferred to Memorial Hospital in Savannah. There was no immediate word on her condition.

Young was charged with aggravated assault and taken to the Coffee County Jail.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call Douglas Police at 912-384-2222 or the Tips Line at 912-260-3600. Information can also be shared on the Department's Facebook page.

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