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June 12, 2016

press release

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
PRESS RELEASE
               
CASE#: 16B101886
TROOPER: Lyle Decker                                  
STATION: VSP-St Johnsbury                  
CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

DATE/TIME: 6/12/16 at 2050 hours
LOCATION: Darling Hill Rd, Burke, VT
VIOLATION: Careless/Negligent Operation and Attempting to Elude

ACCUSED: Alex Goss                                                                                     
AGE: 20
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: East Haven, VT



SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
The Vermont State Police attempted to stop Alex Goss for speeding on Darling Hill Rd in Burke but Goss did not pull over. Goss was pursued approximately 2 miles during which time he went through two stop signs and reached speeds over 60 MPH in a 30 MPH zone. Goss then pulled over and was taken into custody.

COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 7/18/16   
COURT: Caledonia

Sergeant Lyle Decker
Vermont State Police
1068 US Route 5, Suite 1
St Johnsbury, VT 05819
(802) 748-3111