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October 15, 2016

10/13/16, Attempting to Elude, Derby, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B203909

TROOPER: Fauteux                         

STATION: Derby

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                                             

AGE: 18

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

COURT: Orleans

MUG SHOT: Y

 



Trooper Steven Fauteux

Vermont State Police

Derby Barracks

802-334-8881

35 Crawford Rd.

Derby, VT 05829