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February 17, 2019

Williston Barracks / DUI #3 - Test Refusal & Criminal DLS

 

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A100887

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Justin Wagner                           

STATION: Williston                   

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 2/17/19 at approximately 5:58 pm

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-89 North at Exit 16 – Colchester

VIOLATION: DUI #3 - Refusal and Criminal DLS

 

ACCUSED: Tonnie Sullivan                                                          

AGE: 52

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Milton, VT

  

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On February 17, 2019 at approximately 5:58 pm Troopers out of the Williston Barracks were dispatched to I-89 in the area between Exits 14 (South Burlington) and 16 (Colchester) after receiving multiple 911 calls reporting a vehicle traveling erratically and without headlights in that area. Troopers located the vehicle in question near Exit 16. The operator was identified as 52 year-old Tonnie Sullivan.

 

Further investigation determined that Sullivan had been operating her vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Troopers also determined that the vehicle Sullivan was operating was not equipped with an ignition interlock device, as required.

 

Sullivan was arrested and transported to the Williston Barracks for processing. She was processed and issued a criminal citation to appear in Chittenden County Superior Court to answer to her charges. Sullivan was later released to the custody of Act 1 Detox Facility in Burlington.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME: 3/7/2019       

COURT: Chittenden County Superior Court

LODGED: No     LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A 

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

Trooper Justin Wagner

Vermont State Police – Williston

2777 St. George Road

Williston, VT 05495

Phone: 802-878-7111

Fax: 802-878-2742

 

St. Albans Barracks / Possession of Regulated Drugs

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

CASE#: 19A20080                                     

TROOPER: Matthew Conte

STATION: St. Albans                         

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: February 17th, 2019 at 1916 Hours

STREET: Route 104

TOWN: St. Albans

CROSS STREET: Congress Street

 

ACCUSED: Randy Deso

AGE: 29

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On February 17th  2019, at 1916 hours, a member of the Vermont State Police stopped Randy Deso on Route 104 in the town of St. Albans for an observed motor vehicle violation. Subsequent investigation revealed that Deso was in possession of regulated prescription drugs without a prescription. Deso was charged with Possession of Regulated Drugs, and ultimately released with a citation to appear before Franklin County Superior Court on April 15th 2019, at 1300 hours in order to face the aforementioned charge. 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: April 15th, 2019 at 1300 Hours                  

COURT: Franklin County Superior Court

MUG SHOT: None

 

 

Re: VSP NEWS RELEASE/FIRE/FAIRFAX/NO INJURIES AND BELIEVED NOT TO BE SUSPICIOUS

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Subject: VSP NEWS RELEASE/FIRE/FAIRFAX/NO INJURIES AND BELIEVED NOT TO BE SUSPICIOUS
 

VSP NEWS RELEASE    

Incident/Structure Fire

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY FIRE & EXPLOSION INVESTIGATION UNIT

VERMONT STATE POLICE – Westminster Barracks

 

Case # 19A200823

 

FIRE INVESTIGATORS: Detective Sergeant Steven Otis VSP & Assistant State Fire Marshal Tim Angel from Division of Fire Safety.

 

STATION: Westminster

CONTACT# 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 02-17-19 @ approximately  0156 AM

INCIDENT LOCATION: 47 Stonegate Road Fairfax,  VT

INCIDENT: Structure Fire Investigation

 

Owner of home/victims:  Frank and Caroline Russell Florida

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

At approximately 0156 AM on 02-17-19, the Fairfax Fire Department was notified of a structure fire at 47 Stonegate in Fairfax. This single family home was occupied by the tenants 14 year old son who was awoken by their smoke detector. He went to the main floor of the building and found heavy smoke and went outside to see the fire in the attached workshop. Upon arrival the Fairfax Fire Department they encountered heavy fire located on the B side of the building and began an extensive exterior attack of the fire.  They were assisted at the scene by Georgia Fire Department and Cambridge Fire Department. Due to their efforts they prevented the fire from completely destroying the large two story house and were able to contain the bulk of the fire to this workshop area. The rest of the house sustained heavy heat and smoke damage. Once the fire was out the Fairfax Fire Chief contacted the VT Department of Public Safety Fire & Explosion Investigation Unit for assistance with the origin and cause determination.  Investigators from the VT State Police and VT Division of Fire Safety responded to the scene immediately and began their examination of the fire scene.    

 

The investigation showed the fire originated in the workshop that was attached to the home. Interviews are still pending in regards to this investigation. The house sustained heavy damage and estimated $250,000.00 loss.  This fire is currently classified as undetermined.

 

Anyone with information about the fire can contact the St. Albans Barracks at 802-524-5993 and speak with Det. Sgt. Hill who will be handling follow up investigation into this fire.   

 

VSP NEWS RELEASE/FIRE/FAIRFAX/NO INJURIES AND BELIEVED NOT TO BE SUSPICIOUS

VSP NEWS RELEASE    

Incident/Structure Fire

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY FIRE & EXPLOSION INVESTIGATION UNIT

VERMONT STATE POLICE – Westminster Barracks

 

Case # 19A200823

 

FIRE INVESTIGATORS: Detective Sergeant Steven Otis VSP & Assistant State Fire Marshal Tim Angel from Division of Fire Safety.

 

STATION: Westminster

CONTACT# 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 02-17-19 @ approximately  0156 AM

INCIDENT LOCATION: 47 Stonegate Road Fairfax,  VT

INCIDENT: Structure Fire Investigation

 

Owner of home/victims:  Frank and Caroline Russell Florida

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

At approximately 0156 AM on 02-17-19, the Fairfax Fire Department was notified of a structure fire at 47 Stonegate in Fairfax. This single family home was occupied by the tenants 14 year old son who was awoken by their smoke detector. He went to the main floor of the building and found heavy smoke and went outside to see the fire in the attached workshop. Upon arrival the Fairfax Fire Department they encountered heavy fire located on the B side of the building and began an extensive exterior attack of the fire.  They were assisted at the scene by Georgia Fire Department and Cambridge Fire Department. Due to their efforts they prevented the fire from completely destroying the large two story house and were able to contain the bulk of the fire to this workshop area. The rest of the house sustained heavy heat and smoke damage. Once the fire was out the Fairfax Fire Chief contacted the VT Department of Public Safety Fire & Explosion Investigation Unit for assistance with the origin and cause determination.  Investigators from the VT State Police and VT Division of Fire Safety responded to the scene immediately and began their examination of the fire scene.    

 

The investigation showed the fire originated in the workshop that was attached to the home. Interviews are still pending in regards to this investigation. The house sustained heavy damage and estimated $250,000.00 loss.  This fire is currently classified as undetermined.

 

Anyone with information about the fire can contact the St. Albans Barracks at 802-524-5993 and speak with Det. Sgt. Hill who will be handling follow up investigation into this fire.   

 

St Albans Barracks / Uttering Forged Instruments (x6), DLS (x2) and VCR (x2)

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 19A200449                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Adam Lippa

STATION: St. Albans Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

INCIDENT REPORTED DATE/TIME: 2/14/19 @ 10:08 am

INCIDENT LOCATION:  Sampsonville Rd

TOWN: Enosburg, VT

VIOLATION: Uttering a Forged Instrument (x6), Violation Conditions of Release (x2), DLS (x2)

 

ACCUSED: Paul Gorton                                             

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Northfield/Enosburg, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time the Vermont State Police received a report of Paul Gorton cashing multiple checks which were stolen out of a residence and passed at Community National Bank in Enosburg. The bank has reimbursed the account holder. Gorton was arrested and released on conditions with a court date of 2/19/19.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 2/19/19 @ 11:00 am           

COURT: Franklin County

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: 0

MUG SHOT: Attached

 

 

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

 

St. Johnsbury Barracks - Two Vehicle Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19A400952                                                    

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Luke Rodzel

STATION: St. Johnsbury Barracks                                          

CONTACT#: (802)222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: February 17, 2019 at approximately 1400 hours

STREET: Fairground Rd

TOWN: Bradford

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Moore Ln

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: black top, dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Nicholas Tillotson

AGE: 19

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2004

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevy

VEHICLE MODEL: TK

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate damage to the front end

INJURIES: N/A

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Marissa Ciurleo

AGE: 23

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018

VEHICLE MAKE: Jeep

VEHICLE MODEL: Compass

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Minor damage to the rear passenger side

INJURIES: N/A

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On February 17, 2019 at approximately 1400 hours Troopers from the St. Johnsbury Barracks responded to a two vehicle crash on Fairground Rd in Bradford, Vt, near the intersection of Moore Ln. Upon arrival, Troopers discovered that Tillotson had struck the rear of Ciurleo's vehicle, causing damage to both vehicles. Tillitson was issued a ticket for violation of Title 23 VSA 1039. Neither of the operators were injured as a result of the crash.

 

 

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______3339627________ T23 VSA ___1039____

LODGED - LOCATION:     N/A

BAIL:     N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A

 

 

News Release - Vermont State Police - Saint Albans VSP - Corporal Bruzzi - Two-Vehicle Crash - Berkshire, VT - Case#19A200825

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19A200825                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Corporal John Bruzzi

STATION: VSP - Saint Albans                       

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 2/17/2019

STREET: Berkshire Center Rd

TOWN: Berkshire

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Potato Hill Rd

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Clear

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Margie Barabe

AGE: 56     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Berkshire, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Escape

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Significant side damage

INJURIES: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Julie Lesur

AGE: 25     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lachine, QC

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2014

VEHICLE MAKE: Kia

VEHICLE MODEL: Rio

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Significant front end damage

INJURIES: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

                On February 17, 2019 at approximately 0940 hours, State Police were notified of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Berkshire Center Rd and Potato Hill Rd. A Kia being operated by Julie Lesur (age 25) from Quebec was heading southbound on Berkshire Center Rd, and a Ford being operated by Margie Barabe (age 56) from Berkshire pulled out from Potato Hill Rd. When Barabe entered the intersection, the Kia struck the side of her vehicle.

                Barabe advised that after stopping at the stop sign on Potato Hill Rd, she did not see any approaching vehicles coming from the left. She then attempted to go straight across the intersection and caused the collision with the oncoming Kia.

                No other vehicles were involved, and there was no other property damage. There were no injuries, and the road remained open during the incident.

                This crash remains under investigation at this time.

Westminster / Theft

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B100927

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Matthew Steeves                         

STATION: Westminster                     

CONTACT#: 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 2/15/19-2/17/19

INCIDENT LOCATION: Marlboro Highway Garage

VIOLATION: Theft

 

 

VICTIM: Town of Marlboro

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 2/17/19 VSP received a report of vehicle batteries stolen from 2 school buses and a truck at some point over the previous 2 days at the Marlboro Town Highway Garage. 8 Stud-post batteries were taken. Anyone that may have observed suspicious activity in the area on 2/15-2/17 is asked to contact the Vermont State Police Westminster Barracks.

MIDDLESEX/DUI

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 19A300852

TROOPER: David Lambert                                            

STATION: VSP-Middlesex                    

CONTACT#:802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 02/16/2019 at 1604 hours

LOCATION: Waterbury, VT

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Chelsea Circe                               

AGE: 26

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Duxbury, VT 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above date and time, Vermont State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on River Road in Waterbury. The operator was identified as Chelsea Circe, 26, of Duxbury, VT. Investigation at the scene led Troopers to believe Circe had been operating under the influence of an intoxicating substance. Circe was taken into custody and transported to the Middlesex Barracks. Circe was processed and released on a citation to appear in the Washington County Superior Court, Criminal Division on February 28st, 2019 at 0830 hours.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 02/28/2019 at 0830 hours 

COURT: Washington County Superior Court, Criminal Division

LODGED LOCATION: NA

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

Trooper David Lambert

Vermont State Police

Troop A- Middlesex

1080 US RT 2

Middlesex, VT 05602

Phone: 802-229-9191

Fax: 802-229-2648

 

Middlesex Barracks/ Saturation Patrol

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A300862

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  SGT Andrew Campagne                           

STATION:     Middlesex                

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 2/17/19 0800-0930

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-89 Between Waterbury and Northfield.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On February 17, 2019 between 8:00 am and 9:30 am Troopers from the Middlesex Barracks conducted a saturation patrol on Interstate 89 between Waterbury and

Northfield Vermont.  The purpose of this patrol was to promote safety on the roadways during Holiday traffic time. During the patrol Troopers stopped 7 motorist for violations.

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

SGT Andy Campagne

Patrol Commander

Middlesex Barracks

Vermont State Police

Middlesex Vermont 05602

802-557-7639

 

Westminster Barracks / Motor Vehicle Crash

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 19B100911
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Kayla Healy
STATION: Westminster Barracks
CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

DATE/TIME: February 16, 2019 at 3:53 PM
STREET: VT Route 9
TOWN: Marlboro
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: South Road
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A
WEATHER: Sunny
ROAD CONDITIONS: Normal

VEHICLE #1 
OPERATOR: Tanner C. Jones
AGE: 26     
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Cortland, NY

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018
VEHICLE MAKE: Nissan
VEHICLE MODEL: Murano
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front end
INJURIES: None
HOSPITAL: N/A

VEHICLE #2
OPERATOR: Dori L. Nadeau
AGE: 30 
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Keene, NH

VEHICLE YEAR: 1999
VEHICLE MAKE: Dodge
VEHICLE MODEL: Grand Caravan
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Totaling damage to front end
INJURIES: Minor
HOSPITAL: Brattleboro Memorial Hospital




SUMMARY OF CRASH: 

On this date and time, members of the Vermont State Police, Westminster
Barracks, and Marlboro Fire Department responded to Vermont Route 9 in the town
of Marlboro (Windham County), Vermont for a two car motor-vehicle crash with
minor injuries. Investigation revealed that Vehicle #1 pulled out from South
Road on to VT Route 9 in front of Vehicle #2. As a result, Vehicle #2 collided
with Vehicle #1. The operator of Vehicle #2 was transported to Brattleboro
Memorial hospital due to minor injuries sustained from the crash. Operator #1
said he had no injuries and declined medical attention.




Trooper Kayla Healy

Vermont State Police - Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney, VT. 05346

(802) 722-4600 Ext. 541

 


Daily Incident Summary - February 17th, 2019


Westminster Barracks / Simple Assault

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B100922

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Travis Leavy                           

STATION: Westminster Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 02/16/19 2354 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: West Hill Road, Putney

VIOLATION: Simple Assault

 

ACCUSED: Jessie Lin Temple                                            

AGE: 54

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Putney Vermont

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On this date and time Vermont State police responded to West Hill Road in Putney (Windham County) Vermont, for a reported domestic assault.

 

Vermont State Police arrest 54 year old Jessie L. Temple of Putney, Vermont after an investigation revealed that she assaulted another person during a house party. Temple was arrested and transported to the Westminster State Police Barracks for processing.

 

Temple was later released with a criminal citation and is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on April Second 2019 at 0800 hours to answer to the above charge.

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

Middlesex Barracks / DUI

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A300857

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jacob Fox                             

STATION: Middlesex                     

CONTACT#: 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 02/16/19, 2317 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Ellen Lane, Warren, VT

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Maddie Nicole Dahl                                               

AGE: 31

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Warren, VT

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the above date and time Vermont State Police out of the Middlesex Barracks

conducted a motor vehicle stop on Ellen Lane in Warren. Subsequent investigation

led to the arrest of Maddie Dahl for suspicion of DUI. Dahl was transported to

the Middlesex State Police Barracks for processing. Dahl was then released with

a citation to appear in Washington Superior Court - Criminal Division on March

7th 2019.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 03/07/19, 0830 hours          

COURT: Washington Superior Court - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A   

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

 

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

Trooper Jacob Fox

Vermont State Police

Middlesex Barracks

1080 US RT 2,

Middlesex, VT 05602

P:(802)229-9191

F:(802)229-2648

E: Jacob.Fox@vermont.gov

 

Westminster Barracks - DUI #1 Refusal

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B100916

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt. Ryan Wood                             

STATION: Westminster                    

CONTACT#: 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 1753 hours 2.16.19

INCIDENT LOCATION: Pikes Falls Road, Jamaica, VT

VIOLATION: DUI #1 Refusal

 

ACCUSED: Joshua Goldfarb                                              

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: New Rochelle, NY

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 2.16.19, at approximately 1753 hours, Troopers with the

Westminster Barracks responded to a two vehicle crash on Pikes Falls Road, in

Jamaica, VT.  The roadways were snow covered and slick in areas.  It was

determined that Joshua Goldfarb, was traveling too fast for conditions and could

not maintain his lane while navigating a corner.  Goldfarb's vehicle began to

spin clockwise, causing the rear driver side portion of his GMC Yukon to cross

over the center of the lane, striking a vehicle in the opposing lane of travel.

 

Goldfarb was screened roadside and arrested for suspicion of Driving Under the

Influence.  He was processed for the offense and issued a citation for DUI #1

Refusal.  He was later released to a sober party.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 2/26/19 0800            

COURT: Windham

LODGED - LOCATION: NA    

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

 

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

Sgt. Ryan Wood

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Westminster, VT

Barracks – 802-722-4600

Office Line – 802-722-4675

 

St. Johnsbury Barracks DUI

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A400945

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. David Hastings                             

STATION: St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 2/16/2019 at approximately 2246 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 5, St. Johnsbury, VT

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Shawn Young                                               

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Concord, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 2/16/2019, at approximately 2246 hours, Vermont State

Troopers responded to a report of an unresponsive male inside a vehicle pulled over on

US Route 5 in the town of St. Johnsbury, VT. The operator, Shawn Young (35) was

screened by EMS. After being screened, Troopers took Young into custody after showing

indicators of impairment. After processing, the male was released on citation.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 3-4-19 @ 0830 hours           

COURT: Caledonia County Superior Court

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

February 16, 2019

Derby/Larceny

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A500658

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Mikkola                           

STATION: Derby                     

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 02/16/2019 @ 1732 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Pine Hill Road, Derby

VIOLATION: Larceny

 

ACCUSED: Unknown                                            

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VICTIM: Brian Maynard

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Derby

 

VICTIM: Tiffany Sarnowski

AGE: 22

CITY, STATE or RESIDENCE: Derby

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 02/16/2019 at approximately 1732 hours, the Vermont

State Police received a report of a theft out of a motor vehicle at a residence

on Pine Hill Road in the Town of Derby, VT. The complainant, Brian Maynard reported

cash and a wallet belonging to Tiffany Sarnowski was stolen out of his unlocked vehicle

at some point after 02/15/2019. Anyone with information is asked to contact the

Vermont State Police - Derby Barracks at 802-334-8881. The state police reminds the

public to lock their cars.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Pending Identification

COURT DATE/TIME:            

COURT:

LODGED - LOCATION:     

BAIL:

MUG SHOT:

 

 

Thank You,

 

 

 

Trooper Joshua Mikkola

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, Vermont 05829

Joshua.Mikkola@Vermont.gov

802-334-8881

 

Shaftsbury barracks/ Motor Vehicle Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19B300500                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sergeant Seth Loomis

STATION: VSP - Shaftsbury                         

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 2-16-19/ 1811 hours

STREET: Vermont Route 7A

TOWN: Shaftsbury

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: South of West Mountain Road

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry, blacktop.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Michelle Kudesh

AGE: 47    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Morristown, New Jersey

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: Audi

VEHICLE MODEL: Q5

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Minor passenger side front end damage.

INJURIES: None

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On the evening of 2-16-19, Troopers from the Shaftsbury barracks were dispatched to a report of car versus deer crash on Vermont Route 7A in the town of Shaftsbury, VT. Upon arrival, Troopers made contact with the operator, Kudesh, who stated that she was operating her vehicle northbound when she came upon a deer in the travel portion of the roadway and was unable to avoid striking it. During the investigation the deer was located deceased off the shoulder of the roadway. Kudesh and her passenger were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash and no injuries were reported.

 

Vermont State Police were assisted at the scene by members from the Shaftsbury Fire Department.

 

Sergeant Seth Loomis

Patrol Commander

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

 

PH: (802) 442-5421

FX: (802) 442- 3263

 

Email: seth.loomis@vermont.gov

 

St Albans Barracks / Burglary

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 19A200449                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Adam Lippa

STATION: St. Albans Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

INCIDENT REPORTED DATE/TIME: 1/28/19 @ 03:16 pm

INCIDENT LOCATION:  Silver Lake Rd

TOWN: Georgia, VT

VIOLATION: Burglary – Occupied Dwelling

 

ACCUSED: Casey Garrison                                             

AGE: 27

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Milton, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time the Vermont State Police received a report of a Burglary of a home on Silver Lake Rd in Georgia. Investigation led to the arrest of Casey Garrison. Garrison was processed and released on a citation per the court. The investigation remains active.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 2/19/19 @ 11:00 am            

COURT: Franklin County

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: 0

MUG SHOT: Attached

 

 

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

 

Westminster Barracks / Saturation Patrol

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

SATURATION PATROL

 

 

On February 16, 2019, Troopers from the Westminster Barracks conducted a saturation patrol on Interstate 91 throughout Windham and Windsor counties.  The focus of the patrol was to detect aggressive driving (speeding), hand held portable electronic devices violations and promote safe driving on Vermont roadways. During the patrol, Troopers initiated 20 traffic stops, issuing 10 VCVCs and 10 warnings for various motor vehicle violations.  

 

 

 

Sgt. Christopher Buckley 

VSP Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Westminster, VT 05158

 

802-722-4600

802-722-4691 (FAX)

 

Media Release-Saturation Patrol

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

SATURATION PATROL

 

On 02/16/19  Troopers from the St Albans Barracks conducted a saturation patrol on Interstate 89. The purpose of this patrol was to detect and enforce aggressive driving behaviors, detect and apprehend impaired drivers as well as ensure seatbelt use.  

 

 

 

 

Sgt Joseph A Paquette

Vermont State Police

Patrol Commander

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans, VT 05478

Ph#802.524.5993

Fax #802.527.1150

 

Cross Border / Joint Agency Traffic Enforcement Detail - 2/15/19

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

CROSS BORDER/ JOINT AGENCY TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT DETAIL

 

On Friday, February 15, 2019, between 1600 and 2100 hours, Troopers from the Rutland Barracks participated in a Cross Border/ Joint Agency Traffic Enforcement Detail.  Vermont State Troopers joined forces with the following agencies:

 

New York State Police

Rutland County Sheriff’s Department

Washington County Sheriff’s Department

Addison County Sheriff’s Department

Castleton Police Department

Fair Haven Police Department

Brandon Police Department

Vergennes Police Department

Poultney Constable

 

Troopers focused their enforcement efforts on US RT 4, VT RT 7 and VT RT 22a. The goal of the operation was to encourage safe driving behavior by focusing on speed enforcement, use of portable electronic devices/ distracted driving laws, proactive criminal enforcement and DUI enforcement.  

 

While on patrol, Law Enforcement Officers from the above agencies initiated:

195 Traffic Stops

2 DUI Arrests

1 Consent Search

2 Drug Arrests

96 Speed Violations

3 OSC Violations (Operating under Civil Suspension)

3 Portable Electronic Device Violations

1 Failure to Move Over Violation

4 Other Violations

 

The Vermont State Police plan to continue joint traffic enforcement details with other agencies in the future in an attempt to reduce traffic crashes and promote traffic safety. 

 

**Attached is a photograph of the participating agencies**

 

Sergeant Luke Hall

Patrol Commander

 

VERMONT STATE POLICE

Rutland Barracks- Troop B

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701

 

Office: (802) 773-9101

Cell: (802)

Email: Lucas.Hall@Vermont.Gov

 

 

Westminster Barracks / Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19B100884                                

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt. Christopher Buckley

STATION: VSP Westminster                                           

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 02/15/2019 at approximately 1415 hours

STREET: Back Windham Road

TOWN:  Townshend

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: # 1657 Back Windham Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Cloudy         

ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow covered gravel road

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Benjamin Sugerman

AGE: 44    

SEAT BELT: Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pikesville, MD

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevrolet

VEHICLE MODEL: Suburban

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1:  Minor front-end damage to include the passenger side front fender, front bumper and head light assembly.

INJURIES: No reported injuries

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Luc Degrenier

AGE: 18    

SEAT BELT: Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Townshend, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008

VEHICLE MAKE: Honda 

VEHICLE MODEL: CRV

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2:  Minor rear end damage to include the rear hatch, passenger side rear tail light and bumper. 

INJURIES: No reported injuries

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: Vehicle #1 was traveling southbound on Back Windham Road. Vehicle #2 was traveling northbound on Back Windham Road, completing a turn into a driveway. Vehicle #1 realized that vehicle #2 was present on the roadway and was traveling at a speed that was faster than the snow-covered roads would allow him to reduce his speed and avoid colliding with vehicle #2. The passenger side front end of vehicle #1 struck the passenger side rear of vehicle #2. After the collision, vehicle #1 continued an additional 80 feet through a farm gate and came to rest on a snow bank.

 

There were no injuries reported. The operators removed both vehicles from the scene.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint _N/A____________ T23 VSA _______

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A   

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A    

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.