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May 15, 2017

ST. ALBANS BARRACKS / CARELESS AND NEGLIGENT OPERATION

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A202262

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Nate Quealy                             

STATION: St. Albans                     

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 05/14/2017 @ 1840 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-89 Northbound mile marker 123

VIOLATION: Careless and Negligent Operation

 

ACCUSED: Marwan Assi                                                

AGE:48

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Quebec, Canada

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On May 14th, 2017 at approximately 1840 hours Vermont State

Police St. Albans observed a vehicle travelling northbound on I-89 in the area

of exit 19 at a high rate of speed.

 

Troopers caught up to the vehicle in the area of exit 21 northbound (mile marker

123) and affected a motor vehicle stop after pacing the vehicle at 110mph. The

operator was identified as Marwan Assi (age 48) of Quebec. He was placed under

arrest after a medical evaluation at Northwestern Medical Center and transported

to the St. Albans State Police Barracks for processing.

 

At the conclusion of processing Assi was lodged at Northwest State Correctional

Facility for lack of $1,000 bail. He is due to appear before Franklin County

Superior Court on May 15th, 2017 at 1300 hours to answer the charge of Careless

and Negligent Operation of a motor vehicle.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 05/15/2017 @ 1300 hours             

COURT: Franklin

LODGED - LOCATION: Northwest State Correctional Facility     

BAIL: $1,000

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

 

*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.