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August 2, 2016

Press Release: DUI #2/ Matthew Morrison/ Town of Wells/ August 1, 2016 10:20 PM

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

           

CASE#: 16C104162

TROOPER: Armstrong                        

STATION:  VSP- Rutland                   

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 8-1-16 10:20 PM

LOCATION: VT RT 30 (Main Street) Wells, Vermont

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED: Matthew Morrison                                                           

AGE: 25

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Granville, New York

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On August 1, 2016 at approximately 10:20 PM Vermont State Police conducted a traffic stop for defective equipment on a 1997 Ford Escort being driven by Matthew Morrison, 25 of Granville, New York.  After showing signs of intoxication Morrison was screened for DUI.  Morrison consented to a preliminary breath test which indicated a (Blood Alcohol Content) BAC of %.095.  Morrison was taken into custody and processed for DUI at the Fair Haven Police Department.  Morrison has one prior DUI conviction from New York State.  He was cited to appear in Rutland Court on August 22, 2015 at 8:30 AM on a DUI #2 charge.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 8-22-16           

COURT: Rutland

LODGED - LOCATION: NOT LODGED

BAIL:

MUG SHOT: N- Processed at Fair Haven PD