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March 8, 2017

Press Release, VSP Westminster, DUI, Brattleboro, 17B101352

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STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B101352

TROOPER: Shepley                            

STATION: Westminster                     

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 03/08/2017 @ 0056

LOCATION: Putney Road, Brattleboro

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Katelyn J. Short                                               

AGE: 29

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: East Dummerston, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 03/08/2017 at 0056 hrs. Vermont State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Putney Road in the Town of Brattleboro, for operating with no lights. The operator, Katelyn J. Short (29) of E. Dummerston, VT. showed signs of impairment. Short failed her standardized field sobriety tests, and refused a road side preliminary breath test. Short was arrested for DUI and processed at the Brattleboro Police Department. Short was later released with a citation to appear in Windham Superior Court Criminal Division on 03/28/2017.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 03/28/2017           

COURT: Windham Superior Court Criminal Division

MUG SHOT: NO/ Processed at local PD

PBT: REFUSAL

 

 

 

*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 Colin Shepley 

Vermont State Police - Westminster   

1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney VT. 05346

Tel. (802) 722-4600  

Fax. (802) 722-4690