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June 20, 2017

ST. JOHNSBURY BARRACKS / DUI

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A403178

TROOPER: Shaffer                             

STATION: VSP-St. Johnsbury                      

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 06/19/2017 @ 0530 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 5, Thetford

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: William Chard                                            

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Meriden, CT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On 06/19/2017 at approximately 0545 hours State Police responded to a one vehicle crash on US Route 5 in Thetford near Stevens Road. Troopers located a 2014 Nissan Altima off the side of the roadway with the operator, William Chard, still inside. Chard was found to be intoxicated and subsequently arrested for suspicion of DUI. He was processed at the Bradford Outpost where he was later flash cited to appear in Caledonia Court at 1300 hours for DUI-Refusal. Chard's vehicle only sustained minor damage.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

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 David Shaffer

Vermont State Police- St. Johnsbury

802-748-3111

802-748-1585 (Fax)

David.Shaffer@Vermont.Gov

 

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