Student accused in New London scooter crash faces more charges - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Student accused in New London scooter crash faces more charges

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Sophia Theilman (New London police) Sophia Theilman (New London police)
NEW LONDON, CT (WFSB) -

A 19-year-old Connecticut College student, already arrested for DUI, is facing more charges.

On Sunday, Sophia Theilman, of New York, was arrested with assault with a motor vehicle, reckless driving and possession of marijuana.

On Nov. 22, police say Theilman hit a man on a scooter along Route 32 in New London.

That day, police say Theilman failed two field sobriety tests and when tested an hour-and-a-half after the crash, her blood alcohol level was .09.

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