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April 28, 2017

Shaftsbury Barracks / DUI #3

VSP Press Release-DUI #3

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B301320

TROOPER: Trooper Cody Sholtes

STATION: Shaftsbury                   

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 04/27/2017 – 1807 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Farm Road, Arlington

VIOLATION: DUI #3

 

ACCUSED: Diane Wechter

AGE: 69

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On April 27, 2017, at approximately 1807 hours, Vermont State Police were notified of an intoxicated operator that left a convenience store and was traveling south on Vermont Route 7A in the town of Arlington, VT. Troopers located the vehicle on Farm Road in Arlington, VT. The operator was identified as Diane Wechter (69). Investigation revealed that Wechter was operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Wechter agreed to provide a preliminary sample of her breath. The results of the Preliminary Breath Test (PBT) revealed a breath alcohol concentration (BrAC) of 0.143%. Subsequently, Wechter was arrested for suspicion of DUI and transported to the Shaftsbury barracks for processing. Wechter was released and issued a citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on May 8th, 2017 at 0830 hours.

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME: May 8th, 2017 at 0830 hours

COURT: Superior Court, Criminal Division –Bennington, VT

LODGED:  No  

LOCATION: N/A

BAIL:  N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

PBT: 0.143% BrAC

 

 

Trooper Cody Sholtes

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Phone: (802) 442-5421