Vt. State Police - 6:10 pm Tue Nov 4th, 2014
On November 3, 2014, at approximately 20:02 hours, St. Albans Troopers stopped a vehicle traveling southbound on Interstate 89, near MM 128, in the town of Highgate Springs, for a moving violation.
Troopers identified the operator as Chelsea Staples, age 26, of Highgate, VT.
Further investigation led Troopers to suspect that Staples was operating under the influence of alcohol. After completion of the Standard Field Sobriety Tests, Staples was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI. Staples provided a roadside sample of breath which indicated that her BAC was .169%.
Staples was taken into custody and transported to the St. Albans Barracks for further processing. Staples was later released with a citation ordering her to appear in the Franklin County Superior Court on November 24, 2014, at 13:00 hours to answer to the above charge.
COURT DATE: NOVEMBER 24, 2014, 13:00 HOURS
COURT: FRANKLIN COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT/ CRIMINAL DIVISION
Trooper Luke Hall
VERMONT STATE POLICE
Troop A- St. Albans Barracks
140 Fisher Pond Rd,
St. Albans, VT 05478
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TROOPER: LUKE HALL
STATION: ST. ALBANS
DATE/TIME: 11/03/2014 - 20:02 HOURS
LOCATION: INTERSTATE 89, MM 128, HIGHGATE SPRINGS, VT
VIOLATION: DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI)
ACCUSED: CHELSEA STAPLES
CITY: HIGHGATE, VT
Highgate, VT 05459 (Set as Local)
Highgate Springs, VT 05460 (Set as Local)
Chelsea, VT 05038 (Set as Local)
Franklin, VT 05457 (Set as Local)
St Albans, VT 05478 (Set as Local)
Saint Albans, VT 05478 (Set as Local)