Mother Of Brothers Arrested For Verdigris Hit-And-Run In Custody


Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 9:31 pm
By: News On 6


The Highway Patrol arrested a Green Country mother in connection with a crash that killed one Verdigris teenager and seriously injured another.

Noelle New died Friday night and her friend Miranda Talley has a long road to recovery ahead of her.

6/7/2015 Related Story: Verdigris Remembers Hit-And-Run Victim As Friend Struggles To Recover

Troopers say brothers Dakota and Gage Shriver hit the girls while arguing over how loud the music was in their truck.

6/7/2015 Related Story: Brothers Fighting Over Loud Music Before Fatal Verdigris Hit And Run, Authorities Say

Wednesday, a trooper arrested their mother, Dorthea Butanda.

According to the arrest report, she helped her sons hide evidence and mislead investigators.

She's being held on accessory to a felony and obstruction.