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July 21, 2017

New Haven Barracks / Excessive Speed / DUI #1

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B502452

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Cpl. Michelle LeBlanc                          

STATION: VSP New Haven Barracks                     

CONTACT#: (802) 388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: 07/21/2017 at approximately 1827 hrs.

INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 7 / Waltham

VIOLATION: Excessive Speed / DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: Gregory West                                             

AGE: 25

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bristol VT

 

VICTIM: N/A

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 07/21/17 at approximately 1827 hours Vermont State Police observed a vehicle traveling northbound on US route 7 in the Town of Waltham at a high rate of speed.  Upon activating a radar unit, the vehicle was recorded traveling at 102 mph in a posted 50 mph zone.

 

A motor vehicle stop was conducted and the operator, Gregory West admitted to speeding.  While speaking with West, Troopers also detected signs of impairment.  West was screened for DUI and subsequently placed under arrest for suspicion of DUI, and Excessive Speed.  West was transported to the New Haven Barracks for processing.  West was later released on a citation for the above offenses. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/07/17 at 1230 hours           

COURT: Addison County Superior Court, Criminal Division

LODGED: N/A     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

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