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July 17, 2016

Press Release / VSP Middlesex / 16A302974 / DUI / 07/17/2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16A302974

TROOPER: Vooris                                            

STATION: Middlesex                    

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 7/17/2016  / 1732 hours

LOCATION: I89 northbound mile marker 47 , Berlin VT

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Gregory Melkonian

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bethel Vermont

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On July 17th 2016, troopers were monitoring traffic on Interstate 89 near mile marker 47 when they observed a 2015 Harley Davidson motorcycle traveling north at 107 MPH in a posted 65. The subsequent motor vehicle stop and investigation revealed that the operator, Gregory Melkonian, was under the influence of alcohol. A roadside PBT was not obtained. Melkonian was taken into custody and processed at the Middlesex Barracks. He is scheduled to appear in Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division, on August 4th 2016.

 

 

COURT ACTION: YES

COURT DATE: August 4th 2016  

COURT: Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: No

BAIL: N/A

 

Trooper James Vooris

Vermont State Police-Middlesex

Phone: 802-229-9191

Fax: 802-229-2648

Email: James.Vooris@Vermont.gov