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July 24, 2016

VSP Press Release: DUI on July 24, 2016 in St. Johnsbury, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#:16B102567

TROOPER: Ross                                                

STATION: Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: July 24 2016

LOCATION: Interstate 91 south, mile marker 135 in the town of St. Johnsbury, VT.

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Gregory D. Piper                                                                        

AGE: 21

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Portland ME

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the early morning of 7-24-16, State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on a vehicle being operated by Piper (21) for moving violations on Interstate 91 south near mile marker 135 in St. Johnsbury VT. Investigation revealed that Piper was operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Piper refused to provide a preliminary sample of his breath roadside. Piper was taken into custody and processed for DUI. Piper was issued a citation to appear in Caledonia Criminal Court on August 8, 2016. 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: August 8, 2016                     

COURT: Caledonia

MUG SHOT: Y