NYSP: Watertown woman arrested for violating an order of protection and causing property damage to a vehicle

BLACK RIVER, NY —  Lisa M. Hunt, 35 , Watertown, NY , was charged by state police with (1) count of first-degree criminal contempt, a class  felony, two counts second-degree reckless endangerment, a class A misdemeanor, and (1) count of endangering the welfare of a child, a class A  misdemeanor.

Ms. Hunt is accused of with driving a GMC pickup truck on State Route 971V in the town of LeRay, and attempted to strike a 2000 Chevy Silverado pickup truck as the vehicle was crossing the bridge into Felts Mills, troopers said.

The 18-year-old female complainant stated she took evasive action to avoid the collision and drove towards the side of the road, causing her vehicle to strike the guide rail, troopers said.  The driver and a 5-month old passenger were not injured, however, there was damage to the front passenger side of the truck.

Troopers determined the complainant was the protected party in an order of protection/stay away order against Mrs. Hunt.

Mrs. Hunt was arraigned before LeRay Town Justice Cheryl Clark and released on her own recognizance.

She is scheduled to appear Oct. 16 in LeRay Town Court.