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July 3, 2018

Westminster Barracks/possession of fireworks

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 18B103907

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Cpl. Paul Dean                             

STATION:  Westminster                   

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 7/2/18 at 22:38

INCIDENT LOCATION: I91 mile marker 5, Guilford

VIOLATION: Possession of fireworks

 

ACCUSED:  Christopher R. Randall                                             

AGE: 53

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Hartford, CT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 7/2/18 at approx. 22:38 Vermont State Police stopped Christopher Randall, of West Hartford, CT, for speeding on I91 south in Guilford. Randall's speed indicated 86mph in a 65mph zone. Police approached the vehicle and saw that the back of the Honda Pilot he was operating was full with 26 boxes of fireworks. Randall reported that he paid $1000.00 for the recent purchase. The fireworks were confiscated and placed into evidence. Randall was issued a citation for possession of fireworks and  a ticket for speed. Vermont State Police would like to remind people that possession of fireworks in Vermont is illegal and want this holiday week to be fun and safe for everyone.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:  8/28/18 at 08:00          

COURT: Windham Criminal

LODGED - N    

BAIL: N

MUG SHOT: N...NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

*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.

 

Corporal  Paul Dean

Vermont State Police-Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Putney, VT 05346

(802)722-4600