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October 28, 2016

Press Release / 16C303742 / DUI and Possession of Heroin

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16C303742

TROOPER: Sean Reilly                         

STATION: Shaftsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802 722 4600

 

DATE/TIME: October 28 2016, at approximately 7:03 P.M.

LOCATION: Vermont Route 9 and Safford Street, Bennington, Vermont

VIOLATION: DUI and Possession of Heroin

 

ACCUSED: Elias Lambert                                      

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bennington, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On October 28, 2016, at approximately 7:03 P.M., the Vermont State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Vermont Route 9 near Safford Street in Bennington.  Investigation revealed that the operator, Elias Lambert, was operating his vehicle while under the influence of drugs. Investigation also revealed that Lambert was in possession of heroin. Lambert was arrested and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks where he was fingerprinted and photographed. Lambert was released and issued a citation to appear in Bennington County Superior Court Criminal Division to answer to the charges of DUI and Possession of Heroin.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 11/14/16            

COURT: Bennington

LODGED - LOCATION:N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tpr. Sean Reilly

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Rd

Putney VT 05346

Phone: (802)722-4600

Fax: (802)722-4691

Sean.reilly@vermont.gov