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August 8, 2018

Press release/VSP Shaftsbury/ DUI & Cruelty to a Child

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 18B302618

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Godfrey, Wayne M                           

STATION: VSP Shaftsbury                   

CONTACT#: 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 08-07-2018 2033 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: (street, exit, or mile marker and town) Main Street,

Manchester, VT

VIOLATION: DUI-Alcohol, Cruelty to a Child

 

ACCUSED: Orion A. Lewis                                               

AGE: 40

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bristol, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 08-07-2018 at approximately 2033 hours the Vermont State Police stopped Orion

A. Lewis (40) of Bristol, VT on Main Street in Manchester, VT for a motor

vehicle violation. Upon contacting Lewis it was suspected he was impaired. Lewis

was screened for suspicion of Driving while Under the Influence and subsequently

arrested for the offense. It should be noted a juvenile was also in the vehicle

at the time of the incident.

 

Lewis was processed and released on a criminal citation to appear in Bennington

Superior Court-Criminal Division on 08-27-2018 at 0815 hours to answer to the

criminal charges of DUI-Alcohol and Cruelty to a child.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 08-27-2018 0815 hours          

COURT: BDC

MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE

 

*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.

 

 

Trp. Wayne M. Godfrey (424) & K9 Tarawa

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Field Station

(802)442-5421

(802)442-3263 fax

wayne.godfrey@vermont.gov

 

 

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