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November 9, 2018

Middlesex Barracks / Possession of Heroin and Cocaine

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 18A305113

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Andrew Underwood                       

STATION: Middlesex Barracks

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: November 8, 2018

LOCATION: Interstate 89 southbound, Middlesex

VIOLATION: Possession of Heroin, Possession of Cocaine, Violation of Conditions of Release

 

ACCUSED: Ben Keith Herrera      

AGE: 31

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On November 8, 2018, at approximately 2048 hours, a vehicle was stopped for a motor vehicle violation on Interstate 89 in Middlesex. The operator, Ben Keith Herrera, Age 31 of Barre, was processed roadside for suspicion of DUI. Further investigation found Herrera to be in possession of Heroin and Cocaine. He was also found to have two active conditions of release stating he abide by a 24-hour curfew and to not possess regulated substances without a prescription. Herrera was arrested and transported to the Vermont State Police Middlesex Barracks for processing. He was lodged at the Chittenden Regional Correctional Center on $10,000 bail. Further charges are pending.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: November 9, 2018    

COURT: Washington

MUG SHOT: Unavailable

 

 

 

 

*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.



Trooper Andrew Underwood
Vermont State Police-Williston
2777 St George Road
Williston, VT 05495
802-878-7111