VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Sgt. Doug Norton
DATE/TIME: December 16, 2016
LOCATION: Marble Street - West Rutland, VT
VIOLATION: DUI - Title 23 VSA 1201
ACCUSED: Douglas R. Ziegler,
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Chittenden, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On Friday, December 16, 2016 at approximately 2359 hours Troopers from the Vermont State Police - Rutland Barracks observed a vehicle parked on the west side of Marble Street. Due to the extreme cold weather, a check of the occupants was conducted to insure their safety.
The operator was identified as Douglas R. Ziegler. While speaking to Ziegler, he displayed signs of impairment and consented to conducting Standardized Field Sobriety Tests. At approximately 0012 hours, Ziegler provided a preliminary breath sample which measured his breath alcohol content (BrAC) as a 0.144%. Ziegler was subsequently taken into custody, and transported to the State Police Barracks in Rutland, where he was processed for suspicion of DUI. Ziegler was released on citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division at a later time and date.
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: January 03, 2017
COURT: Vermont Superior Court - Criminal Division
MUG SHOT: Included
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