Woman arrested for crashing vehicle into building

3 years 10 months 3 weeks ago Saturday, August 06 2016 Aug 6, 2016 Saturday, August 06, 2016 11:38:00 PM CDT August 06, 2016 in News
By: Lauren Petterson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Police arrested Tracy Botkins, 30, after she crashed a vehicle into a building.

According to the Columbia Police Department, around 3 a.m. on Saturday, Botkins drove a vehicle into a building on the 1700 block of Prathersville Road. Botkins left the scene without identifying herself. She had taken the vehicle from a man who she knew without his permission.

Police arrested Botkins at 2121 E. County Drive at 5:40 a.m. on Saturday for felony leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident and felony property damage. Each of those felonies carry a bond of $4,500.

The building damage is estimated to be over $1,000.

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