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July 2, 2018

New Haven/ DUI-DRUG

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
        
CASE#: 18B502025
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Tyler Silva                        
STATION: New Haven               
CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

DATE/TIME: July 1, 2018 at 2317 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 7, Ferrisburgh, VT
VIOLATION: DUI #1-Drug

ACCUSED: Alex Nicosia                                                
AGE: 33
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Middlebury, VT


SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On July 1, 2018 at approximately 2315 hours, Troopers from
the New Haven Barracks observed a 2010 Volkswagon Jetta in the parking lot of
the Jiffy Mart located on US Route 7 in the Town of Ferrisburgh after closing.
Troopers made contact with the operator, later identified as Alex Nicosia, in
order to check his welfare. While speaking with Nicosia, Troopers detected signs of impairment. Nicosia was subsequently screened for driving under the influence and placed under arrest for DUI-Drug. Nicosia was transported to the Vergennes Police Department for processing. Nicosia was released on citation to appear at the Addison County Superior Court on September 17, 2018 at 1230 hours to answer to the charge of DUI-Drug. 

The Vermont State Police was assisted on scene by the Vergennes Police
Department an Vergennes Area Rescue Service. 

COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME: 9/17/18 at 12:30            
COURT: Addison
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A      
BAIL: N/A





*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.


Tpr. Tyler Silva

Vermont State Police

B Troop-New Haven

2490 Ethan Allen Hwy

New Haven, Vermont 05472

Tel: 802-388-4919

Fax: 802-453-7918