Traffic Stop for Speeding Leads to Arrest of Man Wanted in Wisconsin for Child Abuse & Strangulation

Mt. Juliet, Tenn. – A 31-year-old man, wanted out of Wisconsin for physical abuse of a child, is in custody following a traffic stop in Mt. Juliet. A Mt. Juliet Police officer stopped a car for speeding on Interstate 40 West near the 223 mile-marker on Friday, March 10, 2017 around 5:15 p.m. The driver, identified as Anthony Hippolyte, 31, of Antioch, was stopped for exceeding well above the speed limit after passing an officer in an unmarked police vehicle.

A computer check, through a national database, revealed that Hippolyte was wanted out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin on a nationwide extradition warrant for State of Wisconsin felony statute charges of Child Abuse – Intentionally Cause Harm and Strangulation and Suffocation.

He was taken into custody and booked into the Wilson County Jail, where he will await extradition back to Wisconsin.

Anthony Hippolyte, 31, of Antioch