Felicia Taylor: Who is she? Former CNN anchor allegedly hit and ran after being jailed
Felicia Taylor, a former CNN anchor, was not too way back detained in Palm Beach on suspicion of a hit-and-run. She was charged on July 28 after allegedly hitting one different automotive, injuring the driving pressure, after which evading the scene of the collision, in step with Palm Beach Police.
The retired reporter apparently refuted the allegations, nonetheless in step with official accounts, Taylor collided with one different automotive whereas being pulled over. According to the assertion Page Six obtained:
“The white Mercedes struck his automobile from behind. Multiple complaints of accidents resulted from [him] placing the steering wheel because of the incident.
According to the report, Taylor was noticed driving away from the scene of the collision in her Mercedes “without stopping to offer aid or provide information.” She was allegedly witnessed driving by the crash site twice with out stopping, in step with officers.
Taylor allegedly claimed that she didn’t stop on the scene of the collision because of she didn’t perceive “there was anything to be concerned about” and that she “wanted the injuries of the other driver to be proven.”
The television film star was stopped shortly after the collision by a police officer, who claimed that Taylor admitted to caring inside the collision and that “the other motorist was ‘fine’.” The former anchor wanted to return dwelling, the officer added, together with the mishap was “not a huge issue.”
The officer continued by saying:
“Taylor initially claimed to be at a restaurant on Worth Avenue sooner than altering her story to say she was at a venue inside the Royal Poinciana Plaza. No consuming locations that bear in mind Taylor as a patron is likely to be found.
Additionally, she acknowledged that she was coming from The Colony Hotel, nonetheless she made no comment when the employees educated her that the resort was closed.
Taylor moreover made it clear that she wasn’t consuming and driving and that she wasn’t using any prescribed drugs. The policeman talked about he didn’t detect any alcohol on the earlier anchor.
Additionally, Page Six talked about that the alternative automotive’s wounded driver was given medical consideration on the scene for jaw, head, neck, and once more ache. Felicia Taylor was confirmed to be unhurt whereas current course of a medical examination.
According to tales, Taylor was arrested on the Palm Beach County Jail and charged with reckless driving and fleeing the scene of an hurt accident. She initially entered a not accountable plea to the prices and was later freed on a $3,000 bail.
The police reportedly took Taylor’s automobile and located a bottle of white wine inside, in step with the authorities. According to tales, the bottle was “three quarters full” and was moreover “three quarters full” of a “silver thermos” that held a “unknown alcoholic beverage.”
According to officers, every drinks had been put “out of the reach of the driver” and behind the passenger seat.
Former American anchor Felicia Taylor labored as a correspondent for World Business Today on CNN International. She is renowned because the earlier co-host of Retirement Living TV’s Daily Cafe alongside together with her contribution to CNN’s Business Updates part.
On August 28, 1964, she was born to well-known actor Rod Taylor and his second partner, a development model named Mary Hilem. Taylor was adopted by her mother’s second husband, Arthur Rubloff, after her mom and father’ divorced.
Following the passing of Rubloff, Hilem wed the property developer Lewis M. Schott, who moreover accepted Taylor into his family. At Northwestern University, the earlier anchor earned a Bachelor of Arts diploma.
Before beginning her tenure as a weekend anchor at WNBC-TV in 1998, she beforehand labored in London for Financial Times TV. Felicia Taylor began working as a enterprise data anchor and a correspondent for CNBC in 2006 after quitting her job at WNBC.