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December 15, 2019

Shaftsbury Barracks/ Saturation Patrol/ DUI Arrest

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

SATURATION PATROL

 

On December 14-15th, 2019, between 2200 and 0130 hours, Troopers from Shaftsbury Barracks conducted a saturation patrol spanning the towns of Dorset and Manchester (VT).  Troopers focused their efforts on stopping and arresting individuals operating under the influence of alcohol and / or drugs. 

 

While on patrol, Troopers conducted 11 traffic stops, issuing 3 VCVC’s and 8 written warnings.  One (1) operator was arrested for Driving Under the Influence (DUI).  A second operator was screened for possible impairment but was found to have been under the legal limit of .08% BAC. 

 

Details:

  • Troopers involved: 3
  • Number of traffic stops: 11
  • Number of traffic tickets issued: 3
  • Number of written warning issued: 8
  • Arrest: 1
  • Highlights:
    • One operator, Leonard M Auchincloss, age 54,  was arrested for Driving Under the Influence (DUI).

 

Sergeant Luke Hall

Patrol Commander

 

VERMONT STATE POLICE

Shaftsbury Barracks- Troop B

96 Airport Road,

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

 

Office: (802) 442-5421

Cell:

Email: Lucas.Hall@Vermont.Gov