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January 4, 2017

C&N Arrest in Weathersfield

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#:17B100092
TROOPER: Salvatore                               
STATION:Westmintser                       
CONTACT#:(802)722-4600

DATE/TIME: January 4th, 2017 at 1850 hours  
LOCATION: Interstate 91 southbound mm 52
VIOLATION: Careless & Negligent Operation

ACCUSED: Nathan Fields                                                 
AGE:35
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hartland, Vermont

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On this date and time, Vermont State Police stopped a gray in color Ford Fiesta on Interstate 91 southbound at mile marker 52 in the Town of Weathersfield (Winsor County) Vermont, for careless and negligent operation.

Vermont State Police followed behind the Ford Fiesta for a couple miles and observed the vehicle failing to maintain its lane of travel, multiple signal violations, failing to yield to other vehicles and traveling at speeds greater than 95 miles per hour.  

Vermont State Police subsequently arrested 35 year old Nathan Fields of Hartland, Vermont for careless and negligent operation and transported him back to the Westminster Barracks for processing.  Fields was later released with a criminal citation and is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Winsor Criminal Division, on March 7th, 2017 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 "B" Westminster
1330 Westminster Heights Road
Westminster, Vermont 05158
(802)722-4600