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May 2, 2017

Derby/DLS, False Information

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A501715

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr Daniel Lynch                            

STATION: Derby                     

CONTACT#: (802) 334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 5/2/17, 1815 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Derby St, Island Pond

VIOLATION: DLS, FIPO

 

ACCUSED: Burton Jacobs                                  

AGE: 20

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Charleston, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 5/2/17 at 1815 hours, VSP-Derby Troopers observed a vehicle with multiple equipment violations operating on Cross St in Island Pond.  A stop of the vehicle was effected on Derby St.

 

Troopers attempted to identify the operator, who gave a false name.  After some investigation, he was identified as Burton Jacobs.  Signs of marijuana use were observed, and consent was granted to search the vehicle and person of the operator.  Suspected marijuana was seized from the vehicle and operator.

 

The operator was placed under arrest for suspicion of criminal-DLS and providing false information to law enforcement, and transported to the VSP-Derby Barracks for processing.  He was released with a citation to appear in court and a diversion violation for minor in possession of marijuana.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Arrested, released on citation

COURT DATE/TIME: 7/11/17, 0830           

COURT: Orleans

LODGED - LOCATION: NA

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: Attached

 

 

 

*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.

 

Trooper Daniel Lynch

Vermont State Police

Troop A - Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Rd

Derby, VT 05829

Daniel.Lynch@Vermont.gov

(802) 334-8881