Banks, Crash, Crime

Woman found guilty on multiple charges after Dec. 29 car chase in Banks

Jenkins. Photo: Washington County DA

HILLSBORO - Aubri Rita Jenkins has been sentenced to 18 months in prison after being found guilty on a series of charges stemming from a Sunday misadventure on December 29, 2019 in Banks and the surrounding areas, including nearly running over an Oregon State Trooper in Banks near city hall. 

According to a press release from the Washington County District Attorney's Office, Jenkins was convicted on a slew of charges on Feb. 25, including unlawful use of a weapon, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, recklessly endangering another person, reckless driving and two counts of failure to perform duties of a driver. 

Presiding over the case was Judge Janelle Wipper, with Deputy District Attorney Sara Loebner from the Washington County District Attorney’s Office prosecuting the case. 

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