A woman leads police on a car chase after targeting pedestrians with her car
KENNEWICK, Wash. - A woman is now behind bars at Benton County Jail after first stopping by a local hospital to undergo a health evaluation this morning.
Kennewick Police report that Marlene Jarrett drove her car down a Kennewick street, hitting every garbage can, most cars and even attempting to hit some people at around 12:30 AM this morning.
The incident occurred on 5th Avenue in Kennewick around the Hansen Park area.
Neighbors reported hearing multiple crashes in the early morning hours, and police found the woman, who then led the police on a low-speed chase. The chase finally ended at Kennewick’s Mueller’s Cemetery.
No one was injured, and police do not believe the woman was under the influence of alcohol.