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July 26, 2017

Royalton Barracks / Criminal DLS and Warrant Arrest

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B203277

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr Chris Blais                            

STATION:     Royalton                

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 7/26/17  1824

INCIDENT LOCATION: VT Rt 12, Hartland, VT

 

ACCUSED:  Robert Blanchard Jr                                              

AGE:47

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hartland, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On 7/26/17 a Trooper working in Hartland observed Robert Blanchard Jr driving on VT Rt 12 in Hartland.  Blanchard’s privilege to drive is known to be under suspension in Vermont.  The Trooper stopped Blanchard and he was arrested for driving on a criminally suspended license.  Blanchard was also wanted out of Windsor County for Failing to Appear in Court.  Blanchard was transported to the Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield for lack of $500 cash or surety bail.  Blanchard will appear in Windsor County Superior Court, Criminal Division at 12:30 on 7/27/17 to answer to the Failure to Appear.  Blanchard was issued a criminal citation for the offense of Driving on a Criminally Suspended License, he will appear in Windsor on 9/19/17 at 8:00 am to answer to that charge.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:  7/27/17 1230, and 9/19/17 0800           

COURT: Windsor County Superior Court, Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION:  Southern State Correctional Facility   

BAIL: $500

MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE

 

Trooper Christopher Blais

Vermont State Police, Royalton

2011 VT Route 107

Bethel, VT 05032

802-234-9933

FAX (802)-234-6520