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When Is Darriean Hess Due Back in Court?

The Seabrook woman had been scheduled to have a probable cause hearing in Hampton District Court on Tuesday morning.

Darriean Hess. Credit: Hampton Police Department
Darriean Hess. Credit: Hampton Police Department
Darriean Hess, the teen driver who caused a fatal crash in September that killed two bicyclists, waived her probable cause hearing in Hampton District Court on Tuesday morning.

According to court officials, Hess elected to waive the hearing that was scheduled to take place at 11 a.m. Hess was previously ordered held on $50,000 bail. Now that she has waived probable cause, prosecutors can present her case to a Rockingham County Grand Jury for possible indictment.

Hess, 19, of Seabrook, is charged with two counts of Class B felony negligent homicide and two Class B felony counts of second-degree assault for her role in Saturday's collision, which killed two bicyclists. 

Hess has claimed the crash occurred after she took her eyes off the road while traveling over the Neil R. Underwood Bridge at a high speed, although she was silent during her video arraignment Wednesday, often looking down or at a Rockingham County House of Corrections monitor displaying Judge Mark Weaver.


Rusty J Cell December 06, 2013 at 04:37 PM
Was just wondering the same?
eb50 December 17, 2013 at 05:22 AM
4 drugs at once.that's quite a cocktail.
Tim Savage December 17, 2013 at 06:38 AM
Media ishorrid- "it wa destroyed cuz she was clean. I would know. Leave it at that"..... Good call. Thank you for proving to us all that you did not know a thing about what was going on in this case.
eb50 January 07, 2014 at 06:19 AM
Never forget! What's going on here
Rusty J Cell January 07, 2014 at 04:01 PM
Editor? Any info?

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