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

DUI-Drug arrest-Westminster


Incident: 22WHC005098
Date: 11/17/22
Location: US Rt. 5 Westminster, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi

Accused: Frank E. Clement
Age: 49
City & State of Residence: Winchester, NH

Charges: DUI-Drugs

Description: On November 17th, 2022, at approximately 2210 hours, a deputy with the Windham County Sheriff's Office and a Vermont State Trooper contacted a male alongside US Rt. 5 in Westminster. The male, identified as Frank E. Clement, had operated a motor vehicle on US Rt. 5. where he drove off the roadway and walked from his vehicle. He later collapsed, where a citizen located the individual and flagged down police.

Clement was found to be not conscious and not breathing. Lifesaving aid was provided by the Deputy and Trooper. After Clement gained consciousness, he was evaluated by EMS and transported to the hospital. Deputies met with Clement at Springfield Hospital, where he was arrested for DUI-Drugs. He was released on citation to appear at a later date.

Court Date: 12/3/22
Bail: N/A