Vermont State Police, 2020

A Vermont State Police cruiser sits parked at a Colchester intersection.

FAIRFAX – A Fairfax man was charged with driving under the influence this weekend after being stopped by a Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department game warden on Fletcher Road early Saturday evening.

According to a statement from state police, Francis Harris, 42, of Fairfax, was stopped after a game warden looking for potential all-terrain vehicle violations “witnessed multiple moving violations.”

The Vermont State Police (VSP) said a subsequent investigation found Harris, the vehicle’s operator, was under the influence of alcohol while driving.

Police said Harris was arrested and released to a sober party with a citation to appear in court on Aug. 11.

Francis Harris, 42, of Fairfax

Francis Harris, 42, of Fairfax.

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