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April 5, 2017

Rutland / DUI

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 17B401896

TROOPER: Armstrong                                                                       

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: April 5, 2017 at  1230 hours

LOCATION: US Route 4, Mendon, VT

VIOLATION: DUI #1 –Drug (refusal) Influence (Title 23 VSA 1201)

 

ACCUSED: Darrick Cook

AGE: 26

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland City, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

During the early hours of April 5, 2017, members of the Vermont State Police received a report of a slide-off on US Route 4 in Mendon, Vermont.

 

At approximately 1230 hours, Troopers arrived on scene and observed a vehicle stuck off the north side of the road buried in a snow bank.  The operator was identified as Darrick Cook, 26, of Rutland City, VT.

 

While interacting with Cook he displayed signs of being under the influence of a narcotic and he was subsequently screened for impairment. 

 

Cook was taken into custody for suspicion of Driving Under the Influence and transported to the Rutland State Police Barracks where he was evaluated by a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE). He refused to provide an evidentiary sample and was released with a citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on April 24, 2017 at 0830 hours, to answer to the charge of DUI-drug (refusal).

 

LODGED: No

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division –Rutland, VT

COURT DATE/TIME: April 24, 2017 at 0830 hours

PBT%: 0% BrAC

           

*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.

 

 



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