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November 18, 2019

Shaftsbury/Excessive Speed

VSP News Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 19B303872
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Tyler Silva                          
STATION: Shaftsbury                
CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

DATE/TIME: 11/18/2019 at 2030 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: VT Route 279, Bennington, VT
VIOLATION: Excessive Speed

ACCUSED: Ifran Arif                                              
AGE: 21
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Claremont, NH


SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On November 18, 2019 at approximately 2030 hours, Troopers from the Shaftsbury Barracks observed a vehicle travelling east on VT Route 279 in the Town of Bennington at a high rate of speed. Upon activation of the cruisers radar device the vehicle was recorded travelling at 87 MPH in a posted 55 MPH zone. A motor vehicle stop was initiated and the operator was identified as Ifran Arif (21) of Claremont, NH. Arif was subsequently arrested for excessive speed and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks for processing. Arif was released on citation to appear at the Bennington County Superior Court on 12/30/2019 at 0815 hours to answer to the charge of excessive speed. Arif was also issued a Vermont Civil Violation Complaint with a waiver penalty of $489 and 2 points.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME: 12/30/19 at 0815          
COURT: Bennington
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    
BAIL: N/A





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Tpr. Tyler Silva & K9 Axel

Vermont State Police

B Troop-Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, Vermont 05262

Tel: 802-442-5421