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June 11, 2016

Neg. Op. (102/107mph), I-89 St. Albans, Franklin County

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

               

CASE#:                                  16A202772

TROOPER:                          Sgt. Richard Desany       

STATION:                             St. Albans         

CONTACT#:                        (802) 524-5993

 

DATE/TIME:                        June 11, 2016 / approximately 1800 hours

LOCATION:                         St. Albans, Interstate 89, north lanes

VIOLATION:                        Negligent Operation

 

ACCUSED:                                                           Lauren Wilmot                                                                 

AGE:                                                                     22 years old

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:                         Nashua, New Hampshire

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

                On June 11, 2016, at approximately 1800 hours, while running moving radar a Vermont State Trooper observed a vehicle traveling north on Interstate 89 in the town of St. Albans. The vehicle; a white Toyota Corolla was observed traveling at much faster than the posted speed limit of 65 mph.

                The Trooper employed his radar unit which displayed the vehicle to be traveling at 102 mph. Upon going through the next U-turn and traveling north the Trooper was able to catch up to the vehicle. The vehicle continued to travel north on Interstate 89 still at a high rate of speed. The Trooper paced the vehicle with their marked cruiser. The vehicle was paced traveling 107 mph prior to being stopped.

                The operator of the vehicle was identified; taken into custody and transported to the St. Albans Barracks for processing. The operator was subsequently released with a citation to appear in Franklin County Superior Court, Criminal Division on July 25, 2016 to answer for the charge of Negligent Operation. 

                 

 

COURT ACTION:                               Yes

COURT DATE:                                     July 25, 2016                                      

COURT:                                                Franklin County Superior Court, Criminal Division

LODGED – LOCATION:                    N/A       

BAIL:                                                      N/A

MUG SHOT:                                        Yes

                 

 

Sgt. Richard Desany

Vermont State Police

Troop A / St. Albans

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans, VT  05478

(802) 524-5993