May 27, 2020
St. Johnsbury Barracks – DUI Crash
STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 20A402570

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Rodzel

STATION: St. Johnsbury Barracks

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

DATE/TIME: May 27, 2020 at approximately 1807 hours

STREET: Lower Plain

TOWN: Bradford

CROSS STREETS: Clear Meadow Ln

WEATHER: Sunny

ROAD CONDITIONS: Black top, dry

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Tanya Johns

AGE: 45

SEAT BELT? N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Graniteville, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Sienna

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate front right end and right side damage

INJURIES: No injuries

HOSPITAL: N/A

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On May 27, 2020 at approximately 1807 hours, Troopers from the St. Johnsbury

Barracks responded to a reported single vehicle crash, into a house, on Lower

Plain in Bradford.

Troopers arrived to the area and located the operator, Tanya Johns, at the

scene. Troopers observed indicators of impairment and administered Standardized

Field Sobriety Tests. At the conclusion of the tests, Johns was taken into

custody for suspicion of DUI.

Johns was transported to the Bradford State Police Outpost for processing. Johns

was issued a citation to appear in Orange County Criminal Court on August 5,

2020 at 0830 hours, to answer to the charge of DUI and Negligent Operation.

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______Pending________ T23 VSA ____Pending___

LODGED – LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT: Orange County Criminal Court

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/05/2020 0830 hours