BENNINGTON, Vt. (NEWS10) — The Bennington Police Department has found Grant Bentley, 41, of Bennington, in connection with a hit-and-run in the Walmart parking lot. He was located Tuesday evening.
On January 10, police responded to the Walmart parking lot on Northside Drive for a reported car vs. pedestrian crash. The car then fled the scene.
Police said surveillance footage showed a newer model white SUV vehicle striking an elderly woman. Investigators determined Bentley was the operator of the white Chevy Traverse involved in the crash.
Police secured an arrest warrant out of Vermont Superior Court-Bennington Criminal Division for the charges of Leaving the Scene of a Crash-Serious Injury and Aggravated Assault. Bentley is also wanted by the Vermont Department of Corrections for a probation violation.