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October 11, 2016

VSP Arrest- DUI Refusal- North Bennington (VT)

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE                                    

               

CASE#:                                   16C303507

TROOPER:                              LUKE HALL                                            

STATION:                               SHAFTSBURY                

CONTACT#:                           (802)442-5421

 

DATE/TIME:                           10/11/2016 – 20:30 HOURS

LOCATION:                            SAGE STREET, NORTH BENNINGTON, VT

 

VIOLATION:                           DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI)- REFUSAL

                                               

ACCUSED:                              SCOTT E. BURDICK

AGE:                                       34

CITY:                                       NORTH BENNINGTON, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On October 11, 2016, at approximately 20:30 hours, Shaftsbury Troopers stopping a vehicle for moving and vehicle equipment violations on Sage Street, in North Bennington (VT).  Troopers identified the operator as Scott E. Burdick, age 34, of North Bennington (VT).

 

Further investigation led Troopers to suspect that Burdick was operating under the influence of drugs and alcohol.  After completion of the Standard Field Sobriety Tests, Burdick was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI.   Burdick declined to supply a sample of breath roadside.

 

Burdick was transported to and processed at the Shaftsbury Barracks.  During processing Burdick refused to supply an evidentiary sample of breath. 

 

At the conclusion of processing, Burdick was released with a citation ordering him to appear in the Bennington County Superior Court/ Criminal Division on October 31, 2016, at 08:15 hours to answer to the above charge. 

 

Burdick’s mug shot is attached.

 

COURT DATE:  OCTOBER 11, 2016 @ 08:15 HOURS                                          

COURT:  BENNINGTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT/ CRIMINAL DIVISION

PRINTS: YES

PHOTOS: YES

 

 

Trooper Luke Hall

 

VERMONT STATE POLICE

Troop C- Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road,

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

(802)442-5421