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April 16, 2017

Westminster Barracks/ DUI

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B102279

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Roel Diaz                               

STATION: Westminster                   

CONTACT#: (802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 04/16/17 12:38 am

LOCATION: Main Street Putney

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Oscar Cruz                                              

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Putney, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 04/16/17 at approximately 12:19 am a member of the Vermont State Police stopped a vehicle on Main Street in Putney for a motor vehicle violation. Investigation revealed that the operator, Oscar Cruz, age 32 of Putney, VT, was driving under the influence of alcohol. Cruz was administered the Standard Field Sobriety Exercises, and provided a preliminary breath sample of 0.278 BrAC. Cruz was transported to the State Police Barracks in Westminster where he was processed. He was released on a citation to appear in Windham Superior Court Criminal Division to answer to the charge of DUI on 05/02/17.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 05/02/17          

COURT: Windham Superior Court Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: No     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

PBT: 0.278

 

 

 

*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.