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July 29, 2017

Rutland Barracks / Excessive Speed

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 17B403992

RANK / TROOPER NAME: Trooper Jonathan Hall                           

STATION: Rutland                    

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 07/29/2017 / 2208 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 7, Rutland Town VT

VIOLATION: Title 23 V.S.A. Section 1097 - Excessive Speed

 

ACCUSED:  Matthew G. Guillette

AGE: 33

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pittsford, Vermont

 

On July 29th, 2017, at approximately 2208 hours, Troopers observed a vehicle traveling north on US Route 7 at a high rate of speed. Troopers measured the vehicle on RADAR traveling 90 mph, in a 40 mph speed zone. Troopers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle, and identified the operator as Matthew G. Guillette of Pittsford, VT. Guillette was arrested, and transported to the Rutland Barracks for processing. Guillette was issued a citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on September 18th, 2017 at 0830 hours, to answer to the charge of Excessive speed.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME: September 18th, 2017 / 0830 hours      

COURT:  Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division

LODGED:  No   

LOCATION: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes/ Attached