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September 15, 2016

PRESS RELEASE/VSP/16A204694/Negligent Operation

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
CASE#: 16A204694
TROOPER: Farmer
STATION: St. Albans                      
CONTACT#: 524-5993

DATE/TIME: 15 Sept 2016 2120 hours
LOCATION: I89 North MM127
VIOLATION: Negligent Operation

ACCUSED: Michael Webber
AGE: 26
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Essex Junction, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 15 September 2016 at approximately 2120 hours VSP was on patrol monitoring traffic North Bound on I-89 in Highgate. A vehicle traveled past the Trooper going 95mph in a 65 mph zone. The Trooper then paced the vehicle at 100 mph before activating the blue lights.

A motor vehicle stop was initiated and the driver was identified as Michael Webber.

A citation was issued for Negligent Operation and violator released.

COURT ACTION: Y 
COURT DATE: October 17, 2016 @ 1300 hours
COURT: Franklin County Superior Court
MUG SHOT: N