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December 17, 2016

Press Release/Vermont State Police-Middlesex/16A305500/DUI & DLS/Berlin/December 16th 2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE 

 

CASE#: 16A305500

TROOPER: Trooper Logan Potskowski                                                      

STATION: Middlesex                     

CONTACT#: (802) 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 12/16/16 ; 2317 hours

LOCATION: I-89 south Exit 7 Off Ramp

VIOLATION: DUI/DLS

 

ACCUSED:  Benjamin Wright

AGE: 33

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Berlin, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 12/16/2016, at approximately 2327 hours, VT State Police out of Middlesex responded to a vehicle slide-off in the town of Berlin. The operator, Benjamin Wright was suspected of being under the influence of alcohol and was run through field sobriety exercises.  Wright provided a sample of his breath which resulted in a .323% BAC. Wright was subsequently arrested for suspicion of DUI and transported to the Middlesex State Police Barracks for processing.  Wright is scheduled to appear in Washington County Superior Court-Criminal Division on January 5th, 2017 to answer to the charge of DUI and criminal DLS.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

 

COURT DATE: January 5th, 2017

 

COURT: Washington Superior - Criminal Division

 

LODGED - LOCATION: n/a    

 

BAIL: n/a

 

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

PBT: .323%

 

 

Trooper Logan Potskowski

Vermont State Police-Middlesex

1080 US Rt 2

Middlesex, VT 05602

Ph:802-229-9191

Fax:802-229-2648

Email: logan.potskowski@vermont.gov