26-year-old Thrista Johnson is accused of putting her 5-year-old child on the hood of a car and then driving the vehicle while the child clinged to the hood in Rock Hill, SC. Thrista was arrested on April 28, 2020.
Police received a video of the incident, showing a child riding on the hood of a vehicle while traveling on the roadway.
According to police, the recording took place at Keiger Place Apartments on April 26 and detectives were able to identify Thrista as the suspect who was allegedly the driver and recorder of the video.
Based on the investigation, a warrant was issued to Thrista for Unlawful Conduct Towards a Child. The Department of Social Services has been notified of the incident.