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November 16, 2019

Shaftsbury barracks/ Careless and Negligent Operation and Excessive Speed

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B303843

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sergeant Seth Loomis                           

STATION: VSP - Shaftsbury                   

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 11-15-19/ 2211 hours.

INCIDENT LOCATION: U.S. Route 7, Pownal, Vermont.

VIOLATION: Careless and Negligent Operation and Excessive Speed.

 

ACCUSED: Mitchell Maynard                                            

AGE: 19

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bennington, Vermont

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the evening of 11-15-19, Troopers from the Shaftsbury barracks were conducting motor vehicle enforcement in the traffic safety corridor on U.S. Route 7 in the town of Pownal, VT. During the detail, Troopers observed a vehicle traveling 87 miles per hour in a posted 50 mile per hour speed zone. Troopers conducted a traffic stop and identified the operator as Maynard (19). Subsequently, Maynard was arrested and processed at the Shaftsbury barracks. Maynard was issued a Vermont Civil Violation Complaint and a citation to appear in Bennington Superior Court - Criminal Division on 1-27-19 to answer to the charges of Careless and Negligent Operation and Excessive Speed. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: January 27, 2019/ 0815 hours          

COURT: Bennington Superior Court - Criminal Division

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

Sergeant Seth Loomis

Patrol Commander

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

 

PH: (802) 442-5421

FX: (802) 442- 3263

 

Email: seth.loomis@vermont.gov