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April 2, 2017

Shaftsbury Barracks/ Possession of a Regulated Drug, Criminal DLS

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B301015

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Lauren Ronan                          

STATION: Shaftsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: April 2nd 2017, 1457 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: (VT RT 67 and Paran Rd Shaftsbury VT)

VIOLATION: Possession of a Regulated Drug, Criminal DLS

 

ACCUSED: Jacob Smith                                           

AGE:40

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Shaftsbury VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On April 2nd 2017, at approximately 1457 hours, Troopers observed a 2004 Mercury Mountaineer belonging to Jacob Smith driving east on VT RT 67 in Shaftsbury.  Smith's license is criminally suspended in the State of Vermont. Troopers stopped the vehicle on Paran Rd.  The male operator was positively identified as Jacob Smith.  During the stop it was learned the registration plates were not assigned to that vehicle  and it was uninsured.  Smith consented to a search of the vehicle prior to its removal. During the search, Smith was found to be in possession of regulated drug not prescribed to him.  Smith was arrested and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks for additional processing.  He was released on a citation to appear in Bennington County Criminal Court on May 8th 2017 at 0815 am.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: May 8th 2017, 0815             

COURT: Bennington

LODGED - LOCATION:  na   

BAIL:na

MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE

PBT: NOT APPLICABLE

 

Trooper Lauren Ronan

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Rd, Shaftsbury VT 05262

Fax (802)442-3263

Phone (802)442-5421