VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper A. Farmer
STATION: St. Albans
DATE/TIME: 3.18.2017 @ 1626 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: Sand Hill in Georgia, VT
ACCUSED: Brenda Cragin
AGE: 47 years old
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Georgia, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 18 March 2017 VSP received a BOL for a driver that could not navigate the lanes on I89 Northbound. VSP saturated the area in an attempt to intercept the vehicle. Another report came in that a vehicle, matching the description of the BOL, went off the roadway and was stuck in the ditch.
Troopers responded to the call. When they arrived on scene the operator, Brenda Cargin, was still in the vehicle. Further investigation revealed that Cragin should not have operated the vehicle in the impaired condition she was in.
Cargin was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Albans Barracks for the charge of DUI-drug.
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE/TIME: May 15, 2017 @ 1300 hours
COURT: Franklin County District Court
MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE
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