STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
CONTACT#: (802) 334-8881
DATE/TIME: 10/13/16, 2137 hours
LOCATION: Rte 111 and Bates Hill Rd, Derby
VIOLATION: Attempting to Elude, Negligent Operation
ACCUSED: Matthew Paul
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Morgan, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 10/13/2016 VSP-Derby Troopers on patrol on Rte 111 in Derby observed a vehicle operating in excess of the posted speed limit. A motor vehicle stop was attempted, and the vehicle fled onto Bates Hill Rd at a high rate of speed.
Troopers located the vehicle off of the roadway on Bates Hill. The operator, identified as 18 year old Matthew Paul of Morgan, was taken into custody for suspicion of attempting to elude law enforcement and negligent operation. Paul was processed at the Derby Barracks for the offenses.
COURT ACTION: Orleans County
COURT DATE: 12/27/16
MUG SHOT: Y