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July 13, 2017

SAINT JOHNSBURY BARRACKS / DUI AND POSSESSION OF HEROIN

 

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A403679

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Dave R Powers                          

STATION:  VSP - Saint Johnsbury                   

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 07/12/17 @ 2200 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Creamery Rd; Bradford, VT

VIOLATION: Suspicion of DUI, Possession of Heroin

 

ACCUSED: Shannon Cota                                               

AGE: 30

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 07/12/17 at approximately 2200 hours Troopers were on patrol when they conducted a motor vehicle stop and spoke to operator, Shannon Cota. Upon further investigation Cota was arrested for suspicion of DUI and possession of heroin.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:  08/02/17 @ 0800 hours          

COURT: Orange

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL:

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

 

*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.

On 07/12/13 at 2200 hours Troopers were on patrol when they located a vehicle