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November 19, 2016

DUI 11/18/2016

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 16D003728
TROOPER: Zachary Gauthier                               
STATION: VSP- Westminster                     
CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

DATE/TIME: 11/18/2016 @ 2324 hours
LOCATION: Vermont Route 103, Rockingham
VIOLATION: DUI

ACCUSED: William Poreda                                               
AGE: 41
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Agawam, MA



SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

                On 11/18/2016, at approximately 2324 hours, Vermont State Police, conducted a motor vehicle stop on Vermont Route 103, in the Town of Rockingham. During the investigation it was determined that the operator, William Poreda, was under the influence of alcohol. Poreda consented to performing a preliminary breath test which recorded a blood alcohol concentration of .212%. Poreda was arrested for suspicion of DUI and transported to the Westminster State Police Barracks for processing. Poreda was fingerprinted, photographed, and issued a citation to appear at the Windham County Superior Court Criminal Division at a later date.


COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 12/6/2016            
COURT: Windham County
PBT: .212 %



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