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July 29, 2017

Press Release/ MV Crash, DUI

                STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
DUI / MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 17B403974                                    
RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jonathan Hall
STATION: Rutland                           
CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

DATE/TIME: July 28, 2017, at approximately 2314 hours
STREET: National Forest Road 99
TOWN: Chittenden
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A
WEATHER: Clear
ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: James R. Bourn Jr.
AGE: 22
SEAT BELT: No
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hampton, NY

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008
VEHICLE MAKE: Pontiac
VEHICLE MODEL: G6
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Damage to front end
INJURIES: Minor bruising
HOSPITAL: Rutland Regional Medical Center


SUMMARY OF INCEDENT:
On July 28th, 2017, at approximately 2314 hour, Troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland Barracks, responded to a single vehicle crash on National Forest Road 99, in the Town of Chittenden.  Upon arrival, Troopers identified the operator as James R. Bourn Jr., age 22 of Hampton, New York.  During the investigation into the crash, Bourn displayed several indicators of impairment. Bourn was transported by Regional Ambulance Service to Rutland Regional Medical Center. While at Rutland Regional Medical Center, Bourn was processed for DUI.  After processing Bourn was issued a citation to appear in Rutland Superior Court, Criminal Division on August 14th to answer to the charge of DUI.

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint / T23 VSA 1031

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: No
COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT: Rutland County Superior Court
COURT DATE/TIME: August 14th 2017 0830 hours
*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.