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March 23, 2017

New Haven Barracks/DUI

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 17B500888
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Szarejko                            
STATION: VSP New Haven                    
CONTACT#: 802 388 4919

DATE/TIME: 3-23-2017@ 0051 hours.
INCIDENT LOCATION: Big Hollow Road, Starksboro Vermont
VIOLATION: DUI #1.

ACCUSED: Michael P. Jerome                                             
AGE: 19
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Monkton Vermont

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On March 23, 2017 Vermont State Police received a complaint of a lifted Ford truck driving up and down Big Hollow Road in the Town of Starksboro, the complainant advised police that the truck drove on his lawn as well.  Police were in the immediate area at the time and were able to locate the truck in question on Big Hollow Road in the Town of Starksboro.  A motor vehicle stop was conducted and police made contact with the operator of the truck identified as Michael Jerome of Monkton.  Further investigation revealed that Jerome was operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, Jerome provided a preliminary sample of his breath and his BAC was measured at .138%.  Jerome was subsequently taken into custody and transported to the New Haven Barracks for processing.  Jerome was subsequently released on a citation to appear in Addison County District Court on April 10, 2017 to answer the charge of DUI #1.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME: April 10, 2017 @ 12:30 PM           
COURT: Addison
LODGED - LOCATION:     
BAIL:
MUG SHOT: No
PBT: .138%


*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 Joseph Szarejko (441)
Vermont State Police
Troop "B" New Haven Barracks
Phone # (802) 388-4919
FAX # (802) 453 7918