A Shippensburg woman is in Cumberland County Prison after police say she rammed her vehicle into a patrol vehicle during a pursuit on Interstate 81.

Around 1:45 a.m. Saturday, Pennsylvania State Police attempted to stop a vehicle driven by Briana Monai Thaggard, 24, along I-81 north near exit 52A in Middlesex Township, police said.

Thaggard failed to stop, according to police.

During the pursuit, Thaggard stopped her vehicle and then rammed it into the side of the patrol vehicle, police said.

Thaggard physically resisted police efforts to take her into custody, according to police.

She is charged with two counts each of felony aggravated assault and misdemeanor reckless endangerment, as well as misdemeanor resisting arrest, fleeing or attempting to elude police, criminal mischief, summary harassment and multiple traffic violations.

Thaggard was arraigned and taken to Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $15,000 bail, according to court records.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled in this case for 9:15 a.m. Dec. 4 in front of Magisterial District Judge Paul Fegley.

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