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A woman was arrested in Elizabeth City Monday night for allegedly beating protesters with her car.
Lisa Michelle O’Quinn of Greenville was charged with two assaults with a lethal weapon with intent to kill, a reckless and reckless drive count and a dangerous movement count.
Lisa Michelle O’Quinn, 41, is charged with assault w/ a deadly weapon with the intent to kill by use of a motor vehicle.
— Dan Kennedy 13News Now (@13DanKennedy) May 25, 2021
The incident occurred at the intersection of Ehringhaus Street and Griffin Street around 6:45 a.m., Elizabeth City Police said. Two women, Michelle Morris and Valerie Lindsey, were hospitalized. Her injuries were not life threatening and she was expected to make a full recovery.
In the past few weeks there have been constant protests in Elizabeth City against the release of a police video implying the death of Andrew Brown Jr. Brown was shot dead by Pasquotank County MPs on April 21 in a case that attracted national attention.
A police report found that the women were “demonstrating peacefully and exercising their constitutional rights.”
The police are investigating whether the act should be considered a hate crime or not.
O’Quinn was tried in Albemarle County Jail. He first appeared in court on May 27th.