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January 29, 2020

RUTLAND BARRACKS/CARELESS AND NEGLIGENT/OPERATION ATTEMPTING TO ELUDE/DUI

PRESS RELEASE:

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 20B400406

TROOPER: Trooper Steven Schutt

STATION: Rutland                    

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: January 29, 2020 1245 hours

LOCATION: Clarendon, VT

VIOLATION: Driving Under the Influence (DUI)

                     Careless and Negligent Operation

                     Attempting to Elude 

 

ACCUSED: Andrew Coco

AGE: 31

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Clarendon, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On January 29, 2020, at approximately 1245 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police, Rutland Barracks, attempted to stop a motor vehicle for a motor vehicle violation.  The operator, later identified as Andrew Coco, lead police on a high speed pursuit. Coco failed to stop for police and pulled into a driveway where he was apprehended. Coco was subsequently screened for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and taken into custody. Coco was also charged with Careless and Negligent Operation and Attempting to Elude a Police Officer.

Coco was released on a citation to appear at Rutland Superior Court Criminal Division at a later date.

LODGED - LOCATION: Rutland Superior Court Criminal Division

BAIL: ­None

MUG SHOT: Yes                                                                                

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division.

COURT DATE/TIME: February 17, 2020, at 0830 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.