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April 11, 2017

VSP Traffic Operations-Heroin Possession Arrest

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:17A301497

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt John Helfant                            

STATION: VSP - Traffic Operations                    

CONTACT#:8025227262

 

DATE/TIME:April 11, 2017 @ 1500hrs

INCIDENT LOCATION: VT12, Northfield, VT

VIOLATION:Heroin Possession

 

ACCUSED:  Tristan Harris                                             

AGE:33

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:Northfield, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: State Police encountered Harris on VT 12 in Northfield Falls, VT after observing him driving a Ford Freestar with unassigned plates. During the encounter State Police searched Harris' back pack and located three bags of heroin. Harris was arrested for Misdemeanor Heroin Possession, processed at Northfield PD and released on citation to appear in Washington Superior Court on May 18, 2017.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: May 18, 2017 @ 0800           

COURT:Washington

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    

BAIL:N/A

MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE

PBT: NOT APPLICABLE

 

SSgt John Helfant

Vermont State Police

Traffic Operations

2777 St. George Rd

Williston, VT 05495

(802)522-7262