A Bellows Falls woman was charged with Assault on a Police Officer and Disorderly Conduct on Monday. Vermont State Police said Meghan B. Hitchcock was put in protective custody because of her intoxication level. Hitchcock was transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for an evaluation. While at the hospital, Hitchcock became aggressive towards the Troopers, kicking one and attempting to punch him. Officers arrested Hitchcock and ordered her held until sober at the Southern State Correctional Facility. She will appear on July 25th in Windham Criminal Court to answer the charges.