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May 5, 2017

ST. ALBANS BARRACKS / DUI #1

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A202143

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Kirsten Skelly                         

STATION: VSP St. Albans Barracks                    

CONTACT#: (802) 524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: May 5, 2017 at approximately 1511 hours.

INCIDENT LOCATION: Comstock Road in Swanton, Vermont.

VIOLATION: Driving While Under the Influence, Driving While License Suspended, and Possession and Control of a Regulated Drug.

 

ACCUSED: Shane D. McFadden                                            

AGE: 47

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans, Vermont.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On May 5, 2017 at approximately 1511 hours the Vermont State Police were conducting motor vehicle patrol on Comstock Road in Swanton, Vermont. State Troopers conducted a motor vehicle stop of a silver 2005 Toyota Highlander was pulled over for a moving violation. The operator of the vehicle was identified as Shane McFadden, 47, of St. Albans, VT. McFadden's driver's license was under criminal suspension and he displayed signs of impairment. Investigation also revealed that McFadden was in possession of a regulated drug. McFadden was taken into custody and transported to the VSP St. Albans Barracks for fingerprinting and processing. McFadden was ultimately released on a citation to appear at the Franklin County Superior Court on June 26, 2017 at 1300 hours to answer to the charges of Driving While Under the Influence, Driving While License Suspended, and Possession and Control of a Regulated Drug.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: June 26, 2017 at 1300 hour.           

COURT: The Franklin County Superior Court.

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

 

 

 

*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 Kirsten Skelly

Vermont State Police – St. Albans

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans, VT 05478

Phone: (802) 524-5993

Fax: F: (802)-527-1150

E-mail: Kirsten.Skelly@vermont.gov