VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Sgt. Henry Alberico
DATE/TIME: December 7, 2016 at approximately 0423 hours
LOCATION: VT Route 103 , Shrewsbury, VT
VIOLATION:DUI/ Title 23 VSA 1201
ACCUSED: Jennifer Porter
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: December 26, 2016
COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division
On December 7, 2016 at approximately 0423 hours, troopers from the Vermont State
Police - Rutland barracks were dispatched to a single vehicle crash on Vermont
Route 103 in the Town of Shrewsbury. Upon arrival, Jennifer Porter was
identified as the operator and advised that she had slid off from the roadway.
Porter's vehicle was off from the opposite side off the roadway and in a ditch.
At the time of the crash it was snowing and the roadway was snow covered. Porter
displayed signs of impairment and was screened for DUI. Porter provided a
preliminary breath test of .238%. She was taken into custody and transported to
the Vermont State police barracks in Rutland Town where she was processed for
DUI. Porter was later released to a sober part. Porter was cited to appear at
Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on December 26, 2016 at 0830 hours.
*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.
Sergeant Henry J. Alberico
Vermont State Police
124 State Place
Rutland, VT 05701