George J. Rodriguez
RUTLAND – On Oct, 9, troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland Barracks received a report that an individual left the scene of a property damage motor vehicle crash in Clarendon. Police located the suspect vehicle and attempted to stop it. A motor vehicle pursuit ensued including four troopers and two municipal officers. During the pursuit, the vehicle was seen driving in a reckless manner several times. The operator was eventually stopped and taken into custody. The operator, identified as George J. Rodriguez, 39, of Shelburne, was processed for driving under the Influence of drugs, and numerous other crimes. VSP Shaftsbury, the Mt. Tabor constable, and Manchester Police Department all assisted with this case.