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May 24, 2017

New Haven/DLS

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

        

CASE#: 17B501639

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Tyler Silva                             

STATION: New Haven                      

CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: May 19, 2017 

INCIDENT LOCATION: Route 116, Bristol 

VIOLATION: Driving While License Suspended-Criminal

 

ACCUSED: Marlena Laws                                              

AGE: 24

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Vergennes, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

     Troopers from the New Haven Barracks received credible information that Marlena Laws' privilege to operate a motor vehicle had been criminally suspended in the State of Vermont. Laws was observed operating a motor vehicle on a public highway on six different occasions by Troopers from the New Haven Barracks prior to receiving that information. Laws was subsequently arrested and transported to the New Haven Barracks for processing. Laws was released on citation to appear at the Addison County Court of June 19, 2017 at 12:30 hours to answer to the charge of Driving while License Suspended. 

 

The Vermont State Police was assisted by the Manchester Police Department in the investigation. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: June 19, 2017 at 12:30            

COURT: Addison

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A      

BAIL: N/A

 

 

*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.



Tpr. Tyler Silva

Vermont State Police

B Troop-New Haven

2490 Ethan Allen Hwy

New Haven, Vermont 05472

Tel: 802-388-4919

Fax: 802-453-7918