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March 25, 2017

03/24/17 Warrant/Possession of Depressant, Stimulant, Narcotic Arrest Press Release

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
PRESS RELEASE
ARREST ON WARRANT + POSSESSION OF A DEPRESSANT, STIMULANT, OR NARCOTIC DRUG          
               
CASE#: 17A201448
TROOPER: Quealy                                              
STATION: VSP St. Albans                   
CONTACT#: (802) 524-5993

DATE/TIME: 03/24/2017 at approximately 2223 hours.
LOCATION: Georgia
VIOLATION: Arrest Warrant/Possession of a Depressant, Stimulant, or Narcotic Drug

ACCUSED: Joshua Thibault
AGE: 37
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans, Vermont.

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On March 24th, 2017 at approximately 2223 hours while conducting motor vehicle enforcement on I-89 northbound in the town of Georgia (mile marker 110) Vermont State Police conducted a DMV registration check on a vehicle that was parked in front of the northbound Georgia Rest Area. DMV records revealed that the operator Joshua Thibault (age 37) of St. Albans had a civilly suspended license as well as an active warrant for his arrest out of Chittenden County.

Upon confirming the active status of the warrant Troopers approached the vehicle and made contact with the operator, who identified himself as Thibault. Due to statements made by Thibault, Troopers requested and received consent to search Thibault’s vehicle. Suboxone that was not prescribed to Thibault as well as a small amount of marijuana was seized. Thibault was subsequently arrested and transported to the St. Albans State Police Barracks for processing. At the conclusion of processing Thibault was lodged at Northwest State Correctional Facility  on the unrelated warrant and cited to appear in Franklin County Superior Court on April 24th, 2017 at 1300 hours to answer the new charge of Possession of a Depressant, Stimulant, or Narcotic Drug.

COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 04-24-2017 at 1300 hours.
COURT: Franklin County Superior Court
LODGED - LOCATION: Northwest State Correctional Facility
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: Y