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October 23, 2016

Press release / Vermont State Police -Rutland / DUI / Benson, VT / October 23, 2016 / 16C105955

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 16C105955

TROOPER: Trooper Colburn

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: October 23, 2016 at approximately 1753 hours

VIOLATION: DUI #3

 

ACCUSED: Kayla M. Chartier

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Benson, VT

 

LOCATION: VT RT 22A Benson, VT

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: VT RT 144 – G&L General Store

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Dusk, Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry, Paved

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2002

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Legacy

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On October 23, 2016, at approximately 1753 hours, State Police were notified by a concerned motorist that the vehicle in front of them was operating erratically and in a dangerous manner. The complainant followed the vehicle to G&L General Store in Benson, Vermont, where State Police met with the complainant and identified the operator. Fair Haven Police assisted on scene.

 

State Police identified Kayla M. Chartier (28) by Vermont photo operators license.  While interacting with Chartier, she displayed several signs of impairment and was screened using Standard Field Sobriety Tests.

 

Chartier provided a preliminary breath sample which resulted in 0.185% BrAC, and was taken into custody for further processing for driving under the influence.

 

Chartier was processed and issued a citation to appear in court for Driving Under the Influence.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 11/7/2016     

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, Rutland, VT

LODGED: No

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

PBT%: 0.185% BrAC

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.