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July 1, 2022

St. Johnsbury Barracks / DUI DRUG

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22A4003828

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Connery

STATION: St. Johnsbury Barracks                  

CONTACT #: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME:  5/30/2022 at approximately 0046 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION:  Lyndon VT

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Dylan Laramee

AGE: 26

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Transient  

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: 

 

On the above date and time, the operator was stopped for a motor vehicle violation. Subsequent investigation and Standardized Field Sobriety Tests led to the arrest of the operator. At the St. Johnsbury Barracks, Laramee was processed for DUI and released on citation. Lab results ultimately provided evidence of impairment at the time of operation.

 

COURT ACTION:  Yes

COURT DATE / TIME:   08/8/22  @ 12:30 hours

COURT:  Caledonia County Court – Criminal Division

LODGED: No

BAIL: n/a

MUG SHOT: 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.

 

 

 

Derby Barracks FEIU/ First Degree Arson, Reckless Endangerment

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 22A5002724

TROOPER: Det. Christopher Blais, Det. Sgt. Clark Lombardi, Assistant State Fire Marshal Christopher Boyd- Division of Fire Safety

STATION: Derby Barracks – Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit                

CONTACT#: (802) 334-8881 

 

DATE/TIME: June 30, 2022

LOCATION: 33 Vigario Lane

INCIDENT: Fire Investigation

 

VICTIM: Steven Hersom

AGE:41

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barton, VT 

 

ACCUSED: Conrad Labor

AGE:41

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barton, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On June 30, 2022, at approximately 1 pm the Barton Fire Department received a report of a structure fire located at 33 Vigario Lane in Barton, VT. The Barton Fire Department responded to the location and observed a fire on the outside of an attached garage. Fire suppression efforts were conducted. At the time of the fire the residence was occupied by 8 children and an adult, and no injuries were reported.

As part of Barton Fire Chief EJ Rowell’s assessment of the fire, he contacted the Department of Public Safety Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit (FEIU) for assistance in determining the origin and cause of the fire.

 

FEIU members responded to Barton and conducted a scene examination. The cause of the fire was determined to be the result of direct human involvement and the circumstances surrounding the fire were considered suspicious.

Evidence was collected and interviews were conducted. The investigation revealed Conrad Labor had intentionally set the fire. Conrad was arrested and transported to the State Police Barracks in Derby to be processed. 

 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Sgt. Christopher Blais at the Derby Barracks at (802) 334-8881. 

 

People with information may also contact the Vermont Arson Tip Award Program at 800-32-ARSON. The Arson Tip Award Program is a separate entity from the state police, and through funding from insurance companies offers a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest in this case.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE / TIME: 7/5/22  1230

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Orleans Criminal Division

LODGED: Northern State Correctional Facility

BAIL:  Held without bail

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Detective Sergeant Christopher Blais

Fire & Explosion Investigation Unit

2011 VT Rt 107, Bethel, VT 05032

(Office) 802-234-9933

(Cell) 802-585-9865

 

Assault/Request for Information

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22A5002739

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Ian Alford                            

STATION:  Derby Barracks                   

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 7/1/22 at 1427 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Crystal Lake beach in Barton

VIOLATION: Assault and Disorderly Conduct

 

ACCUSED: Christian Laflamme                                               

AGE: 21

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lunenburg, Vermont

 

ACCUSED:  Christopher Fuller                                      

AGE: 37

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Orleans, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: 

On the above date and time, the Vermont State Police and several other law enforcement agencies responded to a large fight in progress, involving up to 18 people, at the Crystal Lake state beach in Barton. Troopers investigated and determined Christian Laflamme (21),  Christopher Fuller (37), several juveniles, and an unidentified person were involved. Subsequent to the investigation, the parties involved were issued a citation for Disorder Conduct and Simple Assault.  No further information is available regarding any involved juveniles. 

 

In addition, VSP is looking for any information regarding the identity of the additional person involved.  A photo is attached.  Anyone with information is urged to contact Vermont State Police Derby Barracks at 802-334-8881. 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:  9/20/22 at 1000          

COURT: Orleans Criminal

*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 Ian Alford

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Rd

Derby, VT 05829

Ian.Alford@Vermont.gov

(802) 334-8881

 

St. Albans Barracks / Request for Information

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22A2003383

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Robert J. Van Woert                            

STATION: St. Albans                     

CONTACT#: (802)524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 06/27/2022 @ approximately 1114 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Town of Georgia

VIOLATION: Grand Larceny, Vandalism, Unlawful Mischief, Disorderly Conduct and Civil Liability for damages.  

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above listed date and time, Troopers from the Vermont State Police – St. Albans Barracks were notified that a variety of signs were stolen in the night throughout the Town of Georgia. The types of signs that were taken range from street signs, stop signs, to speed limit signs. As a reminder, being in possession of stolen goods is a violation of Title 13 VSA 2561 and holding property belonging to the state a violation of Title 13 VSA 2537.


Anyone with information on the incident is urged to contact the Vermont State Police St. Albans Barracks at 802-524-5993. 


Further more, anyone that can provide additional camera footage on the following streets in urged to reach out:

Rock Island Rd., Fontaine Dr., Falls Rd., Pattee Hill Rd., Middle Rd., Parent Farm View Ln., Reynolds Rd., Napoleon Dr., Robert Newton Rd., Polly Hubbard Rd., Cline Rd., Decker Rd., Sodom Rd., and Pelletier Dr.  



Trooper Robert J. Van Woert 

Vermont State Police – St. Albans Barracks 

140 Fisher Pond Road 

St. Albans, Vermont 05478 

P: 802-524-5993 

F: 802-527-1150 

Email: Robert.VanWoert@Vermont.gov 


St. Johnsbury Barracks / Car - Fire

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  22A4004838                                        

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: TROOPER Gabriel Schrauf

STATION: St. Johnsbury Barracks                                      

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 07/01/2022 at 1257 hours

TOWN: St. Johnsbury

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: I-91 SB 133.4

WEATHER: CLEAR     

ROAD CONDITIONS: DRY

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Joseph Authier

AGE: 42

SEAT BELT? YES

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: North Smithfield, RI

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017

VEHICLE MAKE: KIA

VEHICLE MODEL: Sorento

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: NONE

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 07/01/2022 at 1257 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police – St. Johnsbury Barracks responded to a call of a vehicle on fire on I-91 SB MM 133.4. Upon arrival Troopers observed a Kia Sorento towing a boat completely engulfed in flames. Troopers met with the operator Joseph Authier of N Smithfield, RI. Due to the nature of the car fire, I-91 South Bound traffic was shut down completely. Vermont State Troopers were assisted by the St. Johnsbury Fire department, so that traffic was able to resume safely. There were no injuries as a result of this incident. The Kia Sorento was towed due to the disabling damage to the vehicle.

 

 

RE: 91 SB mm 133

The interstate is back open with both lanes back to normal

 

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News Release – Highway / Traffic Notification

 

I 91 S mm 133  in St Johnsbury is closed due to a vehicle fire at this time.  The road is completely closed through traffic. Updates will be provided when available. 

 

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes. Please drive carefully.

 

91 SB mm 133

News Release – Highway / Traffic Notification

 

I 91 S mm 133  in St Johnsbury is closed due to a vehicle fire at this time.  The road is completely closed through traffic. Updates will be provided when available. 

 

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes. Please drive carefully.

 

B Troop / DLS Criminal Incidents

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE – DLS INCIDENTS

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

For the week of Wednesday, June 22, 2022 through Tuesday, June 28, 2022 the troopers of B Troop cited the following individuals on suspicion of driving with a criminally suspended license:

 

Amanda Hall, 28, of Salem, NY, was stopped on Sunderland Hill Rd in Sunderland by Trooper Ryan Criss on June 22, 2022 around 11:49 hours. She is cited to appear at the Bennington County Court on August 1, 2022.

 

Rodney Smith, 27, of Manchester, VT, was stopped by Trooper Colin Shepley on June 22, 2022 on US Route 7 in Bennington around 22:24 hours. He is cited to appear at the Bennington County Court on August 8, 2022.

 

B Troop consists of the Vermont State Police barracks in New Haven, Royalton, Rutland, Shaftsbury and Westminster.

 

 

 

Ashlee White

DPS Barracks Clerk, Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Putney, VT 05346

802-722-4652

 

Westminster Barracks/Aggravated Domestic Assault

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#:  22B1003984

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Mengbei Wang                           

STATION:  Westminster Barracks                   

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 07/01/2022 at approximately 0100hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Davidson Hill Road, Westminster, VT

VIOLATION:  Aggravated Domestic Assault

 

ACCUSED:  Tyler Marston                                             

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Chester, VT

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Westminster, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On 07/01/2022 at approximately 0100 hours, Vermont State Police received a report of a family fight at a residence on Davidson Hill Road in the Town of Westminster, VT (Windham County).  Troopers responded and investigation revealed Tyler Marston, 35, of Chester had assaulted a household member.  Marston was later located in Chester by Chester Police Department and subsequently arrested by Vermont State Police.  Marston was issued a criminal citation to appear in Vermont Superior Court Windham Criminal Division on 07/01/2022 at 1300 hours.  He was lodged at Southern State Correctional Facility and held without bail.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 07/01/2022 at 1300 hours            

COURT: Windham

LODGED - LOCATION:  SSCF   

BAIL: no bail

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

 

 

 

*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 Mengbei Wang

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Rd

Westminster, VT, 05158

Dispatch-(802)722-4600

Mengbei.Wang@vermont.gov

 

Westminster Barracks/ DUI #2 and Resisting Arrest

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22B1003985

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Austin Soule                           

STATION:  Westminster Barracks                    

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 07/01/2022 at approximately 0204 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Main Street in the town of Chester

VIOLATION: DUI#2, Resisting Arrest

 

ACCUSED:  Tyler Marston                                             

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Chester, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time, Vermont State Police were in the process of investigating an assault which occurred in the Town of Westminster, VT (Windham County). Chester Police Department located the accused, Tyler Marston, outside his residence in the Town of Chester, VT (Windsor County). State Police responded to arrest Marston, at which time he resisted arrest. During the investigation it was determined he was under the influence of alcohol. He was later transported to the Westminster Barracks for processing and will appear in Vermont Superior Court Windsor Criminal Division on 07/19/2022 at 0800 hours to answer the charges of DUI#2 and Resisting Arrest.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:  07/19/2022 at 0800 hours           

COURT:  Windsor

LODGED - LOCATION:  N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

 

 

 

*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 Austin Soule

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Rd

Putney, VT, 05346

802-722-4600

Austin.Soule@vermont.gov

 

Updated Derby Barracks / Aggravated Assault

** Updated **

 

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22A5002525

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Logan Miller                            

STATION:  Derby                   

CONTACT#: 802 334 8881

 

DATE/TIME: 06/17/2022 Approx 2000 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Westmore Rd, Charleston, VT

VIOLATION: Aggravated Assault / Simple Assault

 

ACCUSED: Kevin Guckin                                         

AGE: 57

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Homeless

 

VICTIM: Walter Stanton

AGE: 59

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Charleston, VT

 

VICTIM: Robert Sykes

AGE: 67

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Charleston, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 06/18/2022 the Vermont State Police was notified of an assault that occurred the night before which resulted in several injuries. Investigation reveled Kevin Guckin was present at Sykes and Stanton’s residence in Charleston, VT when a verbal altercation turned physical. Guckin was determined to be the main aggressor. Stanton had minor injuries while Sykes was transported to North Country Hospital for serious, but non-life threatening injuries 06/18/2022. Efforts locate Guckin have been unsuccessful and a warrant for Guckin’s arrest is being applied for. Anyone with information to Guckin’s whereabouts are asked to call Trooper Miller at the Derby Barracks at 802 334 8881.

 

 

On 06/30/2022 Guckin turned himself in at the Derby Barracks. Guckin was processed and lodged at Northern State Correctional Facility on $1500 bail.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:            

COURT:

LODGED - LOCATION: Northern State Correctional Facility

BAIL: $1500

MUG SHOT: INCLUDE

 

 

 

*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 Logan Miller

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, Vermont 05829

Logan.Miller@vermont.gov

(802) 334-8881

 

June 30, 2022

St. Albans Barracks / DUI - Drugs

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22A2003464

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Justin Wagner                           

STATION: St. Albans              

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 6/30/22 at approximately 3:07 PM

INCIDENT LOCATION: Lost Nation Rd., Berkshire

VIOLATION: DUI- Drugs

 

ACCUSED: Steven Pouliot                                                      

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans, VT

  

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On June 30, 2022 at approximately 3:07 PM Troopers from the St. Albans barracks were dispatched to a report of a suspicious vehicle possibly stuck in a field next to a residence on Lost Nation Rd. in the Town of Berkshire. Boarder Patrol Agents in the area responded and reported that the operator may be intoxicated.

 

Upon arrival, Troopers identified the operator of the vehicle as 35-year-old Steven Pouliot of St. Albans. Pouliot displayed several indicators of impairment. He was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Albans barracks for processing.

 

Pouliot was ultimately transported to Northwest Correctional Facility for detox.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME: 8/23/22 at 8:30 AM       

COURT: Franklin County Superior Court

LODGED: No      LOCATION:  N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

 

 

*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 Justin Wagner

Vermont State Police – St. Albans Barracks

140 Fisher Pond Rd.

St. Albans, VT 05478

Phone: 802-524-5993

 

St Albans Barracks // Disorderly Conduct

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22A2003472

RANK/TROOPER: Trooper A. Currier

STATION: St Albans                      

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 06/30/2022 at approximately 1817 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Main St, Richford, VT

 

VIOLATION: Disorderly Conduct

ACCUSED: Roger Laplant                                               

AGE: 49

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Richford, VT

 

VIOLATION: Disorderly Conduct

ACCUSED: Nicole Rheaume                                               

AGE: 44

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Richford, VT

 

VIOLATION: Disorderly Conduct

ACCUSED: Charles Trayah                                               

AGE: 39

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Richford, VT

 

VIOLATION: Disorderly Conduct

ACCUSED: Laina Brassil                                               

AGE: 33

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Richford, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:           

              On 06/30/2022 at approximately 1817 hours, Troopers with the Vermont State Police – St Albans Barracks responded to the area of Main St near Troy St in the town of Richford for a dispute between citizens. It was reported that a verbal and physical altercation was occurring. Troopers arrived on scene where the parties were separated, and identified Roger Laplant (49 of Richford), Nicole Rheaume (44 of Richford), Charles Trayah (39 of Richford), and Laina Brassil (33 of Richford) to be the parties involved. Subsequent to investigation, it was determined that Laplant, Trayah, Brassil, and Rheaume disturbed the peace by recklessly engaging in fighting, violent, and tumultuous behavior. As such, they created a risk of public annoyance and inconvenience while engaging in such behavior, which included using abusive and obscene language a public place. Due to this, they were all charged with Disorderly Conduct and issued citations to appear in Franklin County Superior Court at 0830 hours to answer for the charge.

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: YES

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/23/2022 at 0830 hours            

COURT: Franklin County Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION: NO  

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: NO

 

 

*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 Audrey Currier (220)

Vermont State Police

St. Albans Barracks

Phone: (802) 524-5993

Email: audrey.currier@vermont.gov

 

Rutland Barracks / Disturbing peace by use of telephone or other electronic communications

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 22B4003475

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Charles Gardner                               

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: On June 29, 2022, at approximately 1959 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Clarendon, Vermont

VIOLATION: Disturbing peace by use of telephone or other electronic communications

 

ACCUSED: Tabetha Drew

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Clarendon, Vermont

 

VICTIM: Winter Holland-Levine

AGE: 37

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Clarendon, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On June 29, 2022, at approximately 1959 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police – Rutland Barracks were notified of a harassment complaint.

Through investigation it was determined Tabetha Drew disturbed, harassed, or annoyed Winter Holland-Levine through electronic communications.

Drew was issued a citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division on August 22, 2022, at 10:00 AM.

 

 

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME:  8/22/2022 at 10:00 AM

           

*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.

 

Re: US RT 7 CLOSED - PITTSFORD

UPDATE- RT 7 in Pittsford is now open.


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State of Vermont  

Department of Public Safety  

Vermont State Police  

Rutland Barracks 

  

Press Release – Highway / Traffic Notification 

 

UPDATE – Road is still closed, Northbound and Southbound traffic is being rerouted via W Creek Rd at this time

  

US RT 7 in the area of Kendall Hill Rd in Pittsford is closed at this time due to a tractor trailer crash. 

 

This incident is expected to last for an extended period of time.  Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.    

 

Motorists should avoid the area and expect delays.

 

Please drive carefully.

 

 

 

**UPDATE** Royalton Barracks / DUI #2

 

This is an official update to the below News Release to advise there were no passengers on the bus at the time of the incident. The only occupant of the bus was the operator, Tyler Brownlee.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

 

 

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#:22B2002725

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Robert Lemnah                            

STATION: Royalton                   

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 06/30/22 at 1444

INCIDENT LOCATION: Interstate 89 North MM23

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED: Tyler Brownlee                                               

AGE: 36

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waitsfield, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 6/30/22 at 1434, the Vermont State Police was contacted regarding a white passenger bus operating erratically traveling south on Interstate 89. Dispatch also advised they received another call stating the bus had made an illegal U Turn and was now traveling north on Interstate 89. While Troopers were responding to the area dispatch advised the bus had struck a guardrail and continued traveling north. Troopers located vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop. The operator was identified as Tyler Brownlee, 36, of Waitsfield. After a subsequent investigation, Brownlee was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI. He was taken to the Royalton Barracks for processing and released on a citation to appear in Windsor County Superior Court on 7/19/22 at 8:00AM.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:  7/19/22 at 8:00AM          

COURT: Windsor County Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION:  N/A  

BAIL: N/A

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.

 

Royalton Barracks / DUI #2

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#:22B2002725

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Robert Lemnah                            

STATION: Royalton                   

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 06/30/22 at 1444

INCIDENT LOCATION: Interstate 89 North MM23

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED: Tyler Brownlee                                               

AGE: 36

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waitsfield, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 6/30/22 at 1434, the Vermont State Police was contacted regarding a white passenger bus operating erratically traveling south on Interstate 89. Dispatch also advised they received another call stating the bus had made an illegal U Turn and was now traveling north on Interstate 89. While Troopers were responding to the area dispatch advised the bus had struck a guardrail and continued traveling north. Troopers located vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop. The operator was identified as Tyler Brownlee, 36, of Waitsfield. After a subsequent investigation, Brownlee was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI. He was taken to the Royalton Barracks for processing and released on a citation to appear in Windsor County Superior Court on 7/19/22 at 8:00AM.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:  7/19/22 at 8:00AM          

COURT: Windsor County Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION:  N/A  

BAIL: N/A

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.

Westminster Barracks / Negligent Operation

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 22B1003107

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Eric Clemens

STATION: Westminster Barracks                    

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 05/21/2022

INCIDENT LOCATION: Upper Dummerston Rd, Dummerston, VT

VIOLATION: Negligent Operation

 

ACCUSED: Evan Tracy                                

AGE: 42

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Brattleboro, VT

 

ACCUSED: Emily Chambers

AGE: 19

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Dummerston, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 05/21/2022 at approximately 1349 hours, Vermont State Police received a report of a two vehicle crash on Upper Dummerston Road, in the Town of Dummerston. The operators were identified as 42 year old Evan Tracy of Brattleboro, Vermont and 19 year old Emily Chambers of Dummerston, Vermont. Further investigation revealed the two operators were involved in a motor vehicle crash on Upper Dummerston Road. Both Tracy and Chambers were cited for the above charge and are scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on August 9th, 2022 at 1000 hours to answer to the charge of Negligent Operation.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/09/22, at 1000 hours          

COURT: Windham

LODGED - LOCATION: No     

BAIL: No

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

Trooper Eric Clemens

VSP Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd

Westminster, VT 05158

(802)722-4600

Eric.clemens@vermont.gov