FROM LOCAL SOURCES
JASPER -- A Taswell woman is in the Dubois County jail today after she left the scene of a crash Monday.
It happened at the intersection of 7th and Newton Streets just before 1 p.m.
The suspect was found a short time later near 36th Street at Leslie Drive.
She’s identified as 28-year-old Taryn Ballard.
Police say she had a gram of meth and pills in her vehicle. They also found a smoking pipe with meth residue inside.
Ballard is charged with felony possession of meth and a legend drug…. And misdemeanor counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia and leaving the scene of an accident.
There were no injuries reported in the crash.