VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper/Benjamin Barton
CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421
DATE/TIME: 03/02/17-1033 Hours
LOCATION: (street, exit, or mile marker and town) VT RT 9, west of Erbs Way.
VIOLATION: Title 23 VSA 1128: Accidents Duty to Stop
ACCUSED: Jennifer N. Wilcox
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Brattleboro, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 03/02/17 at approximately 1033 hours the Vermont State Police in Shaftsbury received a report of a collision involving a vehicle and telephone pole on VT RT 9 in Woodford. As police were in route to the scene it was reported the operator left and was traveling west on VT RT 9. A short while later police located the vehicle traveling west. Police stopped the vehicle on VT RT 9 in the vicinity of Harbor Road. The operator was identified as Jennifer N. Wilcox. Wilcox’s driver’s license was determined to be civilly suspended. The vehicle was identified as a 2004 Chryser Sebring. Wilcox’s vehicle had minor front end damage. The telephone pole also had minor damage. Wilcox was charged with the above violation and issued a citation to appear at the Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, Bennington Unit on 04/10/17. Wilcox’s vehicle was towed by Brigg’s Automotive out of Jacksonville, VT.
COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: 04/10/17
COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, Bennington Unit
MUG SHOT: Will provide fingerprints and photographs on a later date.
*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 Benjamin Barton
Vermont State Police – Shaftsbury Barracks
96 Airport Road
Shaftsbury, VT 05262