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September 15, 2016

DUI - 16D303669

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
CASE#:  16D303669
TROOPER:  Corliss
STATION:  VSP Royalton                    
CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

DATE/TIME:  09/14/16 at approximately 1950 hours
LOCATION: US Route 4 & VT Route 12, Hartland, VT
VIOLATION:  DUI, possession of marijuana, False information to a LEO

ACCUSED:  Benjamin C. Spencer
AGE:  37
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Bridgewater, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On 09/14/16 at approximately 1950 hours, Vermont State
Police Troopers initiated a traffic stop for a motor vehicle infraction on US
Route 4 near the intersection of VT Route 12 in the Town of Hartland, VT
(Windsor County).  Investigation revealed that the operator, Benjamin Spencer,
was under the influence of alcohol.  He was subsequently taken into custody,
transported to Hartford Police Department for processing, and released on a
criminal citation to  appear in Vermont Superior Court Windsor Criminal division
to answer to the charges of DUI and False Information to a Law Enforcement
Officer.  


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: 10-04-16
COURT: Windsor
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A
BAIL:  N/A
MUG SHOT: Yes


Senior Trooper Stacy Corliss
Vermont State Police - Royalton
2011 VT Route 107
Bethel, VT  05032
(802)234-9933
(802)234-6520 fax