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June 14, 2018

Rutland Barracks- DLS/ Agg Disorderly/ Resisting Arrest

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE                                   

               

CASE#:                                   18B402896

TROOPER/ RANK:                SERGEANT LUKE HALL                                                       

STATION:                               RUTLAND                 

CONTACT#:                           (802)773-9101

 

DATE/TIME:                           JUNE 13, 2018 @ 22:20 HOURS

LOCATION:                            STRONGS AVE, RUTLAND, VERMONT

 

VIOLATION:                           DRIVING UNDER CRIMINAL SUSPENSION (DLS)

                                                AGGREVATED DISORDERLY CONDUCT

                                                RESISTING ARREST                                                                             

 

ACCUSED:                              SAMANTHA EDWARDS

AGE:                                       32

CITY:                                       RUTLAND, VERMONT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On June 13, 2018, at approximately 2220 hours, Rutland Troopers conducted a traffic stop on Strong’s Avenue, in Rutland City for an observed moving violation. 

 

Troopers identified the operator as Samantha Edward, age 32, of Rutland.  Edwards was found to be operating the motor vehicle under criminal suspension (DLS).

 

During the traffic stop, Edwards became irate, yelling profanity and threatening to kill Troopers.  Troopers subsequently removed Edwards from her vehicle and took her into custody following a short struggle. 

 

Edwards was transported and processed at the Rutland State Police Barracks.  Edwards was later released with a  citation ordering her to appear in the Rutland County Superior Court/ Criminal Division on August 27, 2018, at 0830 hours to answer to the above charges.   

 

Edwards mug shot is attached.

 

COURT DATE:  AUGUST 27, 2018 @ 0830 HOURS                        

COURT:  RUTLAND COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT/ CRIMINAL DIVISION

PRINTS: YES

PHOTOS: YES

 

Sergeant Luke Hall

Patrol Commander

 

VERMONT STATE POLICE

Rutland Barracks- Troop B

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701

 

Office: (802) 773-9101

Cell:

Email: Lucas.Hall@Vermont.Gov