DWI suspect accused in two crashes

Posted at 9:30 PM, Oct 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-21 21:30:43-04

Police say a suspected drunk driver is responsible for two separate crashes in the southtowns.
Police say 40 year old Jeremiah Valenti hit a vehicle at the corner of Southwestern Boulevard and Transit Road around 6:30 Saturday morning.
Officers say he then ran from the scene and crashed into several trees near Angle and Michael Roads.
Police later found him hiding in some bushes nearby, but he refused to cooperate with police on the scene.
He's charged with DWI, resisting arrest, and possession of marijuana.