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Teen Charged with DUI After Hitting State Trooper

Shannon Hawkins, 19, of Glocester, hit a state trooper on Route 37, police said.

Teen Charged with DUI After Hitting State Trooper

A Glocester teenager was charged with DUI after she struck a parked state police cruiser on Route 37 on Saturday and tried to leave the scene.

Police said Shannon Hawkins, of Glocester, struck the stationary cruiser and was pulled over a few hundred feet from the crash site.

Hawkins reportedly struck the car heading westbound.

Police said Hawkins was eventually charged with driving under the influence, refusing a chemical test and marijuana possession.

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