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November 25, 2016

DUI Arrest in Rockingham

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:16D003908

TROOPER: Salvatore                               

STATION: Westminster Barracks                       

CONTACT#:(802)-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: November 25th, 2016 at approximately 1948 hours

LOCATION: Vermont Route 103 in the Town of  Rockingham

VIOLATION:DUI

 

ACCUSED: Samuel J. Perkins                                                 

AGE:38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rockingham, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On this date and time, Vermont State Police conducted a sobriety check point on Vermont Route 103 in the Town of Rockingham (Windham County) Vermont.

 

During this time, 38 year old Samuel J. Perkins entered the sobriety check point.  Investigation revealed that Perkins had been drinking and he later registered a 0.086 % B.A.C. roadside.  Perkins was subsequently arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and transported back to the Westminster State Police Barracks for processing.

 

Perkins was later released on a criminal citation and he is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on December 20th, 2016 at 0800 hours to answer to the above charge.

 

 

*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 Gary T. Salvatore

Troop "D" Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Westminster, Vermont 05158

(802)722-4600

Gary.Salvatore@vermont.gov