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August 3, 2017

St. Johnsbury Barracks/ LSA

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A404077

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Joshua Lewis                              

STATION: VSP St. Johnsbury                      

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 7/30/2017 0808 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: VT Route 25, Corinth

VIOLATION: Crash/ Leaving the scene of an accident.

 

ACCUSED: Kevin Booth                                                

AGE: 22

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Corinth, VT

 

VICTIM: Topsham Telephone Company

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On July 30th 2017 at approximately 0808 hours Troopers with

the VT State Police responded to a report of property damage at a residence, on VT Route 25 in Corinth. Troopers learned that a vehicle traveled off the roadway and through the yard causing damage to the property as well as a large Topsham Telephone junction box.  Troopers later received a tip that Kevin Booth was the operator of the vehicle. Troopers located Booth and the vehicle. Booth alleged he lost control of his vehicle due to a mechanical issue. Troopers confirmed that Booth left the scene without informing the property owner or law enforcement of the incident. Booth was issued a citation to appear in Orange County Superior Court on 10/4/2017 to answer to the charge of leaving the scene of an accident with property damage resulting.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 10/4/2017 0830            

COURT: Orange

LODGED - LOCATION:     

BAIL:

MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

 

 

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the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.