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August 11, 2017

New Haven Barracks/DUI

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 17B502740
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Joseph Szarejko                         
STATION: New Haven                    
CONTACT#: 802 388 4919

DATE/TIME: August 11, 2017 @ 00:13 hours.
INCIDENT LOCATION: Brown Road, Lincoln.
VIOLATION: DUI #1.

ACCUSED: Colby M. Cheever                                            
AGE: 37
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lincoln, Vermont.

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On August 11, 2017 at approximately 00:13 hours Vermont
State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Brown Road in the Town of Lincoln
after observing a traffic infraction.  Police made contact with the operator who
was identified as Colby Cheever (DOB: 5-9-1980).  Further investigation revealed
that Cheever was operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol.
 Cheever was subsequently taken into custody for suspicion of DUI and
transported to the New Haven State Police Barracks for processing.  Cheever was
released on a citation to appear in Addison County District Court on August 28,
2017 at 12:30 PM to answer the charge of DUI #1.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME: 8/28/2017 @ 12:30 PM          
COURT: Addison County
LODGED - LOCATION:     
BAIL: None.
MUG SHOT: Yes



*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 Joseph Szarejko (441)
Vermont State Police
Troop "B" New Haven Barracks
Phone # (802) 388-4919
FAX # (802) 453 7918