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May 23, 2017

Rutland Barracks / DUI

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 17B402723

TROOPER RANK/FULL NAME: Trooper Jeffrey Stephenson                                                                          

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: May 23, 2017 at approximately 1524 hours

LOCATION: VT Route 3, Rutland Town

VIOLATION: DUI #1 –Influence / 23 VSA 1201 (a)(2)

 

ACCUSED: Kameron L. Purinton

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Raymond, ME

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On May 23, 2017 at approximately 1524 hours troopers with the VSP-Rutland barracks observed a vehicle drive through the red traffic signals at the intersection of Business Route 4 and VT Route 3 in Rutland Town. The vehicle traveled into the on-coming lane against traffic, turning left onto VT Route 3, in the wrong lane. Troopers immediately stopped the vehicle. The operator was identified as Kameron L. Purinton. She displayed signs of impairment and was screened for DUI. Purinton was taken into custody and transported to the Vermont State Police barracks in Rutland Town. She was processed for DUI and released on a citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on June 12, 2017 at 0830 hours. Purinton was later released to a sober party.

 

LODGED: No

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: None (refused)

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: June 12, 2017 at 8:30 AM

           

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