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October 8, 2016

VSP Press Release: DUI on 10/8/2016 in St. Johnsbury, VT

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16B104153

TROOPER: Tylor Rancourt                              

STATION: VSP St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 10/8/2016 / 1737 hours

LOCATION: Interstate 91 north, mile marker 131, St. Johnsbury, VT.

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Amber Schexnider                                              

AGE: 22

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barnet, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the attached date and time, Vermont State Police observed a vehicle parked in a U-turn, located at mile marker 131, on Interstate 91, in the town of St. Johnsbury, VT. As State Police pulled into the U-turn, the vehicle in question turned south into the north bound lane of traffic on the Interstate, traveled approximately 50 feet, pulled into the median and stopped. The operator of the vehicle was identified as Amber Schexnider, (22), of Barnet, VT. Upon speaking with Schexnider, several indicators of impairment were observed. Schexnider provided a sample of her breath roadside, which revealed a breath alcohol concentration of .228% (BArC). Schexnider was subsequently taken into custody for suspicion of DUI and processed at the St. Johnsbury Barracks. Schexnider was released with a citation into Caledonia Criminal Court, on 10/24/2016, to answer a charge of DUI.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 10/24/2016           

COURT: Caledonia

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

PBT: .228%

 

 

 

*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.

 

Trooper Tylor Rancourt

Vermont State Police

1068 US Route 5

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

802-748-3111  X4325