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June 19, 2016

VSP Press Release: DUI crash/Possession of Ecstasy on June 18, 2016 in Thetford, Vermont

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B301215

TROOPER: Brennan                                                        

STATION: VSP - Bradford                    

CONTACT#: (802) 222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 06-18-16/ 0315 hours

LOCATION: VT Route 113 Thetford, Vermont

 

ACCUSED: Henry Bendel

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hayward, California   

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2007 Honda Accord

DAMAGE TO THE VEHICLE: Totaled.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the morning of 06-18-16, State Police were dispatched to a 1 vehicle rollover crash where the vehicle had taken out a telephone pole in Thetford, Vermont. Investigation revealed Bendel(23) was travelling east when he lost control of the vehicle and struck a telephone pole. Bendel and his passenger were uninjured. Bendel was taken to the Bradford barracks and processed for DUI, Bendel is also charged with possession of ecstasy that was found at the scene. The Thetford Fire Department responded to the scene and provided traffic control until the poles could be repaired.

 

COURT: Orange

COURT DATE:  07/06/16

 

 

Trooper Sean Brennan

VSP Bradford

1594 Waits River Road

Bradford, VT 05033

802-222-4680