STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Roel Diaz
DATE/TIME: 10/15/2016 00:04 hours
LOCATION: U.S. Route 5 North, Putney
ACCUSED: Jose Ortiz
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
MUG SHOT: Yes
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