Police: Woman arrested for DUI, assault on law enforcement

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SALISBURY — A 31-year-old woman was arrested on multiple charges following an incident in Salisbury on Wednesday.

Police initiated a traffic stop on Vermont Route 53 at around 7:20 p.m after observing a motor vehicle violation.

The driver was identified as Erica Fitzgerald, of Salisbury.

Police say during the traffic stop, Fitzgerald attempted to provide them with a false name.

It was also discovered that she was driving the vehicle while under suspension or revocation of license.

While speaking with Fitzgerald, police say they detected signs of impairment.

She was screened for DUI and subsequently arrested for suspicion of DUI drugs.

Fitzgerald was transported to the Vergennes Police Department for processing.

While at the Vergennes Police Department, police say she assaulted two troopers and two officers of the Vergennes Police Department.

She is facing the charges of DUI, operating after suspension or revocation of license, assault on law enforcement, and providing false information to law enforcement.