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September 9, 2016

Press Release (DUI Bennington VT Bourn)

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16c303138

TROOPER: Lauren Ronan                                             

STATION: Shaftsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: September 9th 1630

LOCATION: (North Street Bennington VT)

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Joshua Bourn                                                                              

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pownal VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On September 9th 2016 at approximately 1630 hours a concerned citizen reported a 1985 Dodge Van was driving erratically through the Town of Bennington.  The Vermont State Police were able to locate the vehicle on North St.   The operator of the vehicle was identified as Joshua Bourn of Pownal VT.  Bourn showed signs of alcohol impairment at the stop and provided a preliminary breath sample with the resulted in a .129%  He was arrested for DUI and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks for further processing.  Bourn is scheduled to appear in Bennington County Criminal Court on September 26th at 0815 hours.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE:9-26-16     

COURT:Bennington

LODGED - LOCATION: NA

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: Y

 

Trooper Lauren Ronan

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Rd Shaftsbury VT

802-442-5421

802-442-3263 (Fax)