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December 15, 2019

News Release

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE
INCIDENT

CASE#: 19A205960                                        
RANK/TROOPER Josh Hansell
STATION: VSP- Saint Albans                                            
CONTACT#: (802)524-5993

DATE/TIME: 12/13/2019 21:45
STREET: Interstate 89
TOWN: Georgia
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Exit 18
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:  106
WEATHER: Rain         
ROAD CONDITIONS: Wet


SUMMARY OF Incident:

On December 13, 2019 a traffic stop was conducted on a vehicle belonging to Shawn Bushey (25) of Fairfield for a traffic infraction. The vehicle began coming to a stop, and then accelerated at a high rate of speed attempting to elude police. The vehicle traveled at high speeds weaving in and out of traffic during hazards road conditions until it exited the interstate in Saint Albans. The pursuit was terminated due to hazards road conditions and having positively identifying the operator. On December 15, 2019 Bushey turned himself at the Saint Albans State Police Barracks where he was processed and released with a citation.
               


LODGED - LOCATION: N
BAIL: N
MUG SHOT: Y
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT: Franklin County
COURT DATE/TIME: 01/20/2020     13:00 hours    

*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 Josh Hansell
Vermont State Police – St. Albans Barracks
140 Fisher Pond Road
St. Albans, VT 05478
P: 802-524-5993
F: 802-527-1150