02 August 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander

On July 31st, 2021, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Charles Swanson, 51, of Ellington, for Driving While Intoxicated.
The Troopers responded to Bentley Hill Road in Ellington for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Investigation revealed that while driving on Bentley Hill Road, Swanson exited the roadway and struck a ditch. Swanson was placed under arrest after failing several SFSTs and transported to SP Jamestown where he provided a breath sample of .09. Swanson was then processed, issued traffic tickets and released. Swanson is scheduled to appear in the town of Ellington Court on a later date. Swanson was uninjured in the accident.

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