Orleans County Sheriff’s Department

On October 6, at approximately 1203 hours, Deputy Justin Lindor with Orleans County Sheriff’s Department observed a gray Honda sedan traveling south on Vt. Rte. 16 with no inspection sticker, which is a violation of Title 23 V.S.A. 1222, Inspection of registered vehicles. The vehicle also failed to display the front registration plate, which is a violation of Title 23 V.S.A. 511, Manner of display. Deputy Lindor initiated a traffic stop at 4133 Vt. Rte. 16 and identified the operator as John Kawalec of Newbury, who was currently under criminal suspension in the State of Vermont and had an active state warrant. Kawalec was subsequently taken into custody and transported to Vermont Superior Court Orleans Criminal Division and received a citation for the above offense.