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September 4, 2016

PRESS RELEASE///VERMONT STATE POLICE-Middlesex/ CASE #16a3033786/DUI/9/3/2016/East montpelier

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#:16A303786

TROOPER: Chris Brown                                                 

STATION: VSP-Middlesex                    

CONTACT#:802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 09/3/16 1951hours

LOCATION: US RT 2 

VIOLATION: Driving Under the Influence

 

ACCUSED: Joseph Yeskis                                                                               

AGE: 56

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hardwick, VT

 

MOTOR VEHICLE: 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above date and time, Vermont State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on US RT 2 near the intersection Towne Hill in the town of East Montpelier, VT. The operator of vehicle 1 (Yeskis) was traveling west on US RT 2 when he tried to overtake a vehicle in front of him. Yeskis struck the vehicle he was trying to overtake and went off the road and severed a light pole.  Upon further investigation, Yeskis was subsequently arrested for suspicion of Driving under the Influence. Yeskis had a Preliminary Breath test of .202 %

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 9.22.16     

COURT: Barre, Criminal Division

LODGED  LOCATION: No               

BAIL: NO

MUG SHOT: no

 

Trooper Chris Brown

Vermont State Police

Middlesex Barracks

1080 U.S. Route 2

Middlesex, VT 05602

 

Phone: 802-229-9191

Fax:       802-229-2648

Email: Christopher.Brown@vermont.gov