Local resident flees from Police; Arrested for CDS

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Hanover Township Police Officer Mike Byrnes arrested Ms. Parris Yaeger, 22, Whippany, for Possession of CDS, on Monday, August 26.

Ms. Yaeger was originally stopped for a motor vehicle violation when she decided to exit her vehicle and flee from Officer Byrnes.

Officer Byrnes gave chase and observed Ms. Yaeger running into her residence. After a brief delay, Ms. Yaeger eventually exited her residence and was placed under arrest.

She was charged with Obstruction, Possession of drug paraphernalia and Resisting arrest. She was also issued motor vehicle summonses for Driving while suspended, Careless driving and CDS in a motor vehicle.

She was released pending her court date.

Editor’s Note: An arrest or the signing of a criminal complaint is merely an accusation.  Despite this accusation, the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until he or she has been proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.