Troy man charged with assault

TROY, Vt. (WCAX) A Troy man will be in court Thursday after police say he hit someone with a car and then ran off into the woods.

Jeremy Sarault

Police say Wednesday night, they received a report of an active assault in Troy. When police got to the scene, they found the car but Jeremy Sarault, 42, had run off.

With the help of a K-9 unit, they were able to find Sarault early Thursday morning.

After investigation, they say Sarault got into an argument with the victim, hit the person with a car and grabbed them around the neck after the victim tried to run.

Sarault is being held on a $25,000 bond.