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December 8, 2016

Press Release

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
PRESS RELEASE
DUI

CASE#: 16A206101                                                          
TROOPER: Weed
STATION: VSP St Albans                                               
CONTACT#: 5245993

DATE/TIME: 12/07/2016 /1737
STREET: VT RT 36
TOWN: St Albans
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: VT RT 104

VEHICLE INFO
OPERATOR: Robert C Cyr
AGE: 55     
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Fairfax, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008
VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota
VEHICLE MODEL: Tacoma



SUMMARY:
On December 7, 2016 at 1737 hours the Vermont State Police identified a vehicle that had failed to yield at the intersection of VT RT 36 and VT RT 104 in St Albans. The vehicle in violation had narrowly escaped a crash involving multiple vehicles in the intersection - to include a VT State Police Cruiser. The blue Toyota Tacoma in violation was followed and pulled over. A subsequent investigation revealed that the operator, Robert Cyr (age 55), had been operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Cyr was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Albans Barracks for DUI processing. At the conclusion of the processing Cyr was released on citation to appear before the Franklin County Superior Court Criminal Division on 01/23/17 to answer to the charge of DUI.


PBT%: .104
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 01/23/2017                            
COURT: Franklin
LODGED - LOCATION: Cited and Released            
BAIL: N
MUG SHOT: Y