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Man cited for Excessive Speed

On August 31 at approximately 6:30 a.m. Tpr. Sorensen was patrolling VT 155 in Mt. Holly in response to speeding traffic complaints during the early morning hours that were made to the Rutland Barracks. At approximately 6:38 a.m. while traveling south on VT 155 near Government Road in Mt. Holly a northbound vehicle came around a right hand curve at a high rate of speed. The vehicle, a 2003 VW Jetta, was clocked at 91 MPH in the posted 50 MPH zone. The vehicle was stopped in the area of Howe Farm Road and the operator was identified as Joshua Parks, age 29 of Weston, Vt. Parks was cited for Excessive Speed and processed at the Rutland Barracks. He is cited to appear in Rutland Superior Court-Criminal Division.