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February 19, 2017

17A400928

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:17A400928

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:   Trooper David Hastings                          

STATION: St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 1/19/17 12:41 AM

LOCATION:  Intersection of Depot Road and Williams Street in Lyndon

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED:Abdirahman Adam                                               

AGE: 20

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

 

VICTIM: Abdirahman Adam

AGE:20

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the morning of February 19th 2017, Vermont State Police were patrolling in

the town of Lyndon, Vermont. Three visibly intoxicated people were observed

entering a vehicle next to the cruiser.  The keys were in the ignition, lights on

and seatbelt fastened on the Operator identified as Adam (20).

 

Subsequent investigation revealed that Adam was under the influence

of alcohol while  trying to operate a motor vehicle and had two underage

intoxicated passengers with him. Adam submitted to a PBT and received a reading

of .183% roadside. Adam was taken into custody and processed for DUI. The two

passengers were released to a sober adult. The underage minor passenger was

issued a Juvenile Citation for consuming alcohol, the other was issued diversion

paperwork. 

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE:  2/26/17          

COURT: Caledonia

MUG SHOT: Yes

PBT: .183

 

 

 

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the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.