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June 29, 2017

FW: Press ReleaseVSP Shaftsbury Lenhardt/DUI

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B302074

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trp. Godfrey, Wayne                          

STATION: VSP Shaftsbury                   

CONTACT#: 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 06-29-2017 1354 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: (street, exit, or mile marker and town) Kent Hollow Road,

Rupert, VT          

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED: George F. Lenhardt III                                               

AGE: 70

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rupert, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 06-29-2017 at approximately 1354 hours the Vermont State Police responded to

a suspicious complaint on Kent Hollow Road, located in the Town of Rupert, VT.

Upon arrival on scene an investigation revealed George F. Lenhardt III (70) of

Rupert had been operating his vehicle while being intoxicated. Lenhardt had gotten out of his vehicle and fell down an embankment, causing himself to get stuck under a fallen tree. Lenhardt began yelling for help, which a nearby resident came to his aid. Upon first responder's arrival Lenhardt was freed from his location and escorted back up to the roadway.

 

Lenhardt was screened for DUI and subsequently arrested for the offense. Lenhardt was processed and released on conditions of release to appear in Bennington Superior

Court-Criminal Division on 07-17-2017 at 0815 hours to answer to the charge of

DUI-Alcohol #2.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 07-17-2017 0815 hours           

COURT: BDC

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED IMAGE

 

*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.

 

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Trp. Wayne M. Godfrey & K9 Tarawa

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

(802)442-5421

(802)442-3263 fax

wayne.godfrey@vermont.gov

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Sent: Thursday, June 29, 2017 5:19 PM
To: Godfrey, Wayne <Wayne.Godfrey@vermont.gov>
Subject: Press ReleaseVSP Shaftsbury Lenhardt/DUI

 

 




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