Deadline for Virginia primary voter registration is Monday

Hampton man arrested for DUI, assaulting state trooper

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Warren Anthony Winstead.

HAMPTON, Va. – Warren Anthony Winstead is in jail after Virginia State Police charged him with a DUI and for assaulting a trooper before trying to flee from law enforcement.

Virginia State Police say that around 7 p.m. on June 18, Winstead was on Interstate-64 eastbound when he was stopped by a trooper. This is when he allegedly became combative and assaulted the trooper during the stop, which then led to a car chase.

Winstead would later be detained after striking a trooper’s vehicle during the chase.

Winstead is being charged with DWI 3rd, Assault on Law Enforcement Officer, Refuse Breath-2nd Offense and Fleeing from Law Enforcement.

A bond hearing for Winstead will be held on June 20.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.