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February 21, 2020

WILLISTON BARRACKS / DUI DRUGS

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A100897

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Quealy                              

STATION: Williston                    

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 02-20-2020 @ 2259 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-89 Southbound, Mile Marker 89, South Burlington

VIOLATION:

              1. DUI-Drugs

 

ACCUSED: Benjamin Deetjen                                                

AGE: 18

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: South Burlington, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On February 20th, 2020 at approximately 2259 hours a Trooper with VSP Williston conducted a motor vehicle stop on I-89 Southbound in the area of Mile Marker 89 in the town of South Burlington subsequent to an observed motor vehicle violation.

 

The operator of the vehicle was identified as Benjamin Deetjen (age 18) of South Burlington, VT. Further investigation determined that Deetjen had been operating the motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs. He was arrested without incident and transported to the Williston State Police Barracks for processing.

 

At the conclusion of processing Deetjen was released into the custody of a sober adult with a criminal citation to appear before Chittenden County Superior Court on April 16th, 2020 at 0830 hours to answer to the aforementioned charge.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 04-16-2020 @ 0830 hours           

COURT: Chittenden

LODGED - LOCATION: N    

BAIL: N

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.

 

Trooper Nathaniel Quealy

Vermont State Police- Williston Barracks

2777 St. George Road

Williston VT, 05495

Nathaniel.Quealy@vermont.gov

W- 802-878-7111

C- 802-585-0782