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March 29, 2020

Westminster Barracks/ DUI

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B101448

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Austin Soule                              

STATION: Westminster                

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 03/28/2020 at approximately 8:45 PM  

INCIDENT LOCATION: Route 121 in the town Westminster

VIOLATION: DUI

ACCUSED:  Matthew Beauchamp                                    

AGE: 31

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Saxtons River, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On March 28, 2020 at approximately 8:45 PM, Troopers with the Vermont State

Police - Westminster Barracks we advised of a single vehicle crash on Route 121 in Westminster. Vermont State Police were not able to locate the operator on scene, but later made contact with him at his residence in Saxtons River. The operator was identified as Matthew Beauchamp. Further investigation revealed that Beauchamp was impaired. He was taken to the Vermont State Police Westminster Barracks for processing and is scheduled to appear in court on May 5, 2020 at 8:00 AM to answer to the charges.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 05/05/2020 at 8:00 AM           

COURT: Windham

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Included

 

 

*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 Austin Soule

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Rd

Putney, VT, 05346

802-722-4600

Austin.Soule@vermont.gov