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July 5, 2017

SHAFTSBURY BARRACKS / DUI

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

        

CASE#: 17B302158

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Cody Sholtes

STATION: Shaftsbury                                 

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: July 4, 2017 / Approximately 1751  hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 7, Shaftsbury

 

VIOLATION: DUI (Title 23 VSA 1201)

 

ACCUSED: Lenon Lester

AGE: 46

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Manchester, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On July 4, 2017, at approximately 1751 hours, Vermont State Troopers assigned to the Shaftsbury Barracks conducted a traffic stop for a motor vehicle violation on US Route 7 in the Town of Shaftsbury. The operator of the vehicle was identified as Lenon Lester (Age 46). While speaking to Lester, he displayed signs of impairment, and was subsequently screened for DUI. Lester was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI. Lester was issued a citation to appear in Bennington Criminal Court for the charge of DUI pending toxicology results.

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: October 2, 2017, 0815 hours.             

COURT: Bennington Criminal Court

LODGED - No     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

Trooper Cody Sholtes

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Phone: (802) 442-5421