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October 15, 2016

Press Release, VSP Westminster, DUI, Putney, 16D002706

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

           

CASE#:16D002706

TROOPER: Roel Diaz                                               

STATION: Westminster                     

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 10/15/2016  00:04 hours

LOCATION: U.S. Route 5 North, Putney 

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Jose Ortiz                                                          

AGE: 30

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Reading, PA 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 10/15/2016, at approximately 0004 hours, the Vermont State Police initiated a vehicle stop on a speeding motorist on U.S. 5 north, in the Town of Putney. The operator, Jose Ortiz, 30, showed signs of impairment and he was asked to perform Field Sobriety Exercises. Ortiz provided a Preliminary Breath Test (PBT) sample of .102% BrAC at roadside. Ortiz was taken into custody for suspicion of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Ortiz was processed at the Westminster Barracks and he was subsequently released with a citation to answer to the charge of DUI.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 10/15/2016              

COURT: Windham Superior Court Criminal Division

LODGED: No

LOCATION: NA      

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: Yes

PBT: .102%

 

 

 

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