Woman charged after hitting unmarked police car, fleeing in Chesapeake

Jamilah Winfield (Chesapeake Sheriff's Office)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A woman is facing charges after police say she hit an unmarked police car Wednesday morning in Chesapeake.

Chesapeake police spokesperson Kelly Elliott tells WAVY.com the police car was traveling on Route 58 at the Interstate 664 split.

A female driver hit the car and took off, according to Elliott. The officer followed her on 58 and took her into custody after she pulled over.

Virginia State Police dispatch says troopers were called to help Chesapeake police with the investigation.

The woman, 39-year-old Jamilah Winfield, has been charged with driving on a suspended operators license, reckless driving and felony hit and run

Stay tuned in for the latest developments.