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July 13, 2017

Westminster Barracks / DUI #2 and C&N Arrest

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:17B104451

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Gary T. Salvatore                             

STATION:Westmintser Barracks                      

CONTACT#:(802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: July 13th, 2017 at 2000 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION:U.S. Route 5 Westminster, Vermont  

VIOLATION:DUI #2 / Careless Negligent Operation

 

ACCUSED: Daniel Newton                                                

AGE:37

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Walpole, NH

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On this date and time, Vermont State Police received a report of a truck that went off on U.S. Route 5 in the Town of Westminster (Windham County) Vermont.

 

Vermont State Police arrived on scene and made contact with 37 year old Daniel Newton of Walpole, New Hampshire.  Investigation revealed that Newton had been drinking and taking prescription medication prior to his vehicle going off the roadway.  Newton was subsequently arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and careless and negligent operation. 

 

Newton was transported to the Westminster Barracks for processing and was later released with a criminal citation to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on August 1st, 2017 at 0800 hours to answer to the above charges.

 

 

*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.  

 

Trooper Gary T. Salvatore

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Putney, Vermont  05346

802-722-4600

802-722-4691 (fax)

Gary.Salvatore@vermont.gov