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Windham County Sheriff's Office
PO Box 266, Newfane, VT 05345

Woman Arrested for DUI and Negligent Operation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE10/08/2017 9:28 AM

Incident: 17WHC005038
Date: October 6th, 2017
Location: Main St, Putney
Investigating Deputy: Ian Tuttle

Accused: Elizabeth M. Yarborough
Age: 28
City & State of Residence: Brattleboro Vermont

Charges: Driving Under the Influence, Negligent Operation

Description: On October 6th, 2017 at approximately 1935 hours the Windham County Sheriff's Office arrested Elizabeth M. Yarborough, 28, of Brattleboro Vermont for DUI and Negligent Operation of a MV.

While on a different traffic stop a Deputy observed the vehicle that Yarborough was driving come around the corner by the Putney Fire Department. The Deputy noted that the vehicle was about half to three quarters of the way into the oncoming lane of traffic. The Deputy was able to catch up to the vehicle in the Town of Dummerston and again observed it traveling into the opposite lane of travel.

Upon conducting a traffic stop on the vehicle the Deputy conducted a brief investigation which resulted in the arrest of Yarborough for the above charges.

Yarborough was issued a citation to appear to answer to the charges at a later date in Windham Superior Court Criminal Division.

Court Date: 10/24/2017
Bail: N/A



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