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May 26, 2020

I 89 North Richmond - REOPENED

Sate of Vermont

Department of Public Safety

Vermont State Police

St. Johnsbury Barracks 


News Release - Highway / Traffic Notification


I 89 northbound is down to a single lane in the area of milemark 74-Richmond is reopened and back to the normal flow of traffic. 

This incident is expected to last until further notice. Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.  

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes.  Please drive carefully.

I 89 NB MM 74 - RICHMOND

Sate of Vermont

Department of Public Safety

Vermont State Police

St. Johnsbury Barracks 


News Release - Highway / Traffic Notification


I 89 northbound is down to a single lane in the area of milemark 74-Richmond area. Due to rocks in the roadway operators should use caution in the area. 

This incident is expected to last until further notice. Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.  

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes.  Please drive carefully.

Daily Incident Summary - May 26th, 2020


Williston Barracks/ DUI #1

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A102203

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Bradley Miller                           

STATION: Williston                

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 5/26/2020 0148 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Interstate 89S, Exit 14, South Burlington, VT

VIOLATION: DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: Matthew Stackhouse                                            

AGE: 20

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Reading, MA

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 5/26/2020 at approximately 0148 hours, the Vermont State Police conducted a traffic stop for observed motor vehicle violations. The operator, Matthew Stackhouse (20) of Reading, MA, showed signs of impairment. Further investigation found Stackhouse under the influence of alcohol. Stackhouse was placed under arrest and transported to the Williston State Police Barracks for processing. He was later released with a citation to appear before Chittenden County Criminal Court.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 8/4/2020 0815 hours           

COURT: Chittenden

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.

Royalton Barracks / DUI Drugs

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 20B201619                           

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Sean Collins

STATION: Royalton                         

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 05/25/2020  2014 Hrs

STREET: Quechee, RD

TOWN: Hartland, VT

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Grout Rd

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: NA

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Kenedi Hall

AGE: 26

SEAT BELT? YES

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hartland, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2013

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: CMX

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: Minor

HOSPITAL: DHMC

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR:

AGE:     

SEAT BELT? Y/N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On the above date and time VSP Troopers responded to a report of a roll over crash on Quechee Rd in Hartland. While on scene Troopers suspected the operator, Kenedi Hall, to be under the influence of drugs. He was brought by Ambulance to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center where he was treated for minor injuries and processed for DUI Drugs. He was cited and released to appear in Vermont Superior Court Windsor Criminal Division on 7/28/20 at 1300 Hrs to answer to the charge.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint _23 VSA Title 1201

LODGED - LOCATION: NA

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: NO

COURT ACTION: YES

COURT: Windsor

COURT DATE/TIME: 07/28/2020     1300 hours   

 

 

 

*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.

 

May 25, 2020

Middlesex Barracks - DLS

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A302095

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Crista Maurice                                         

STATION: MIddlesex Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 05/25/2020 1830 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: US RT 2, near Cookson Dr, in E. Montpelier

VIOLATION: Driving with License Suspended

 

ACCUSED: Max Miller                                             

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Plainfield, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above date and time, State Police stopped a 2004 Saab 93 for a minor motor vehicle infraction.  The vehicle was being operated by Miller.  A check of his license showed that his privilege to drive was under criminal suspension.  Miller was issued a citation for Driving with License Suspended.  He is scheduled to appear in Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division on 07/09/2020. 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:  07/09/2020, 0830 hours          

COURT: Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: n/a   

BAIL: n/a

MUG SHOT: No Image

 

 

*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 Crista Maurice & K9 Cole

Vermont State Police - Middlesex

1080 US Rte 2

Middlesex, Vermont

Phone: (802) 229-9191

Fax: (802) 229-2648

 

New Haven Barracks/ Noise in the Nighttime

VSP News Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

CASE#: 20B501249
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Sean Hauter
STATION: New Haven
CONTACT#: (802) 388-4919

DATE/TIME: 05/23/20, 2134 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: Morgan Horse Farm Road, Weybridge, VT
VIOLATION: 13 VSA 1022, "Noise in the nighttime"

ACCUSED: Abraham Miller
AGE: 34
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Weybridge, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 05/23/20 at approximately 2134 hours, Troopers responded to a citizen dispute on Morgan Horse Farm Road in the Town of Weybridge. Investigation revealed Abraham Miller (34) of Weybridge, VT had broken the public peace by making unreasonable noise for an extensive period of time. Miller was released with a citation to appear in Addison County Superior Court, Criminal Division on 07/20/20 at 1230 hours to answer to the charge of "Noise in the nighttime" in violation of 13 VSA 1022.

COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE/TIME: 07/20/20, 1230 hours
COURT: Addison
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE




*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.

Vermont State Police - Watch Commander schedule, May 25-31

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

Watch Commander Schedule for the week of: May 25-31.

 

Please follow the attached instructions for contacting the Watch Commanders.

 

Watch Commander – North

Lt. Kirk Cooper

kirk.cooper@vermont.gov

 

 

Watch Commander – South

Lt. Robert McKenna

robert.mckenna@vermont.gov

 

 

Watch Commander – Troop A (north)

Williston: 802-878-7111

St. Albans: 802-524-5993

Middlesex: 802-229-9191

St. Johnsbury: 802-748-3111

Derby: 802-334-8881

 

Watch Commander – Troop B (south)

Westminster: 802-722-4600

Royalton: 802-234-9933

Shaftsbury: 802-442-5421

Rutland: 802-773-9101

New Haven: 802-388-4919

 

Please visit:

http://vsp.vermont.gov/stations

for a state coverage map of towns served by specific VSP Field Stations

 

 

 

 

Westminster barracks/Single vehicle crash with injuries

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  20B102294                                          

RANK/TROOPER Jeff Hudon

STATION: Westminster                                 

CONTACT#: (802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: May 24, 2020 at approximately 2:00 P.M.

STREET: Route 100

TOWN: Whitingham

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Wilmington Cross Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: clear               

ROAD CONDITIONS: clear, paved

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Jay P. Hathaway

AGE: 61    

SEAT BELT? N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Wales, Massachusetts

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2005

VEHICLE MAKE: Triumph

VEHICLE MODEL: Speedmaster

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: moderate, covering most of vehicle

INJURIES: serious head and unknown severity of other injuries

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) Albany Medical Center

 

VEHICLE #2: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: Vermont State Police responded to a single-vehicle (motorcycle) crash on Route 100 in the town of Whitingham. The operator, Jay

Hathaway was traveling north when he lost control of the motorcycle and was thrown from it. Hathaway sustained serious head injuries in the crash despite

wearing a DOT approved helmet. Hathaway was transported by Deerfield Valley Rescue ambulance to Albany Medical Center.  Speed, alcohol, and/or drugs do not

appear to be a factor at this time. State Police were assisted by the Wilmington Police Department, Bennington County Sheriffs Department, Whitingham Fire and

Rescue, and Deerfield Valley Rescue. This crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this crash is encouraged to contact the

Vermont State Police, Westminster barracks at (802)722-4600.

Middlesex Barracks / Unlawful Mischief

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A302019

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Keith Lewia                            

STATION: Middlesex                    

CONTACT#: (802)229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: May 21, 2020 at approximately 1200 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: N. Main St, Waterbury VT

VIOLATION: Unlawful Mischief

 

ACCUSED: Jeffrey Smith                                            

AGE: 51

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterbury, VT

 

VICTIM: Nicholas Wilson

AGE: 24

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterbury, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On May 21, 2020 at approximately 1200 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State

Police - Middlesex barracks were notified of a vandalism complaint at a

residence on N. Main St in the Town of Waterbury.

 

Investigation revealed that a verbal argument had taken place between Jeffrey

Smith, 51, and Nicholas Wilson, 24, both of Waterbury. Following that argument,

Smith kicked and broke flower pots belonging to Wilson.

 

Smith was located and issued a citation to appear before the Washington County

Superior Court - Criminal Division on July 23, 2020 at 0830 hours to answer to

the charge of Unlawful Mischief.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: July 23, 2020 @ 0830 hours           

COURT: Washington County Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A   

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: 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.

Williston Barracks / DUI #1

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A102192

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Justin Wagner                           

STATION: Williston                   

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 5/24/2020 at approximately 11:55 PM

INCIDENT LOCATION: Shelburne Rd. @ Laurel Hill Dr., South Burlington

VIOLATION: DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: Female Juvenile                                            

AGE: 17

  

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On May 24, 2020 at approximately 11:55 PM Troopers out of the Williston Barracks were contacted by a concerned motorist and notified of a vehicle failing to maintain its lane of travel on I-89 north in Williston. Troopers located the vehicle at the intersection of I-189 and Shelburne Rd. and shortly thereafter initiated a traffic stop after observing a moving violation.

 

The operator was identified as a 17 year-old female juvenile. The juvenile showed signs of impairment, and was subsequently arrested for DUI. She was transported to the Williston Barracks for processing and later released to a parent with a citation to appear in Chittenden County Family Court to answer to the charge of DUI #1.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME: 8/6/20 at       

COURT: Chittenden County Family Court

LODGED: No     LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

 

 

*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

 

Daily Incident Summary - May 25th, 2020


New Haven Barracks / DUI / Negligent Operation

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 20B501265                                      

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Ovchinnikoff

STATION: VSP New Haven                         

CONTACT#: (802)-388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: 05/25/2020 at 0038 hours

STREET: E. River Rd.

TOWN: Lincoln

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Cove Hill Rd.

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR/ACCUSED: Austin L. Wimett-Lafayette

AGE: 24

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lincoln, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017

VEHICLE MAKE: GMC

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: N/A

HOSPITAL: Porter Hospital

 

VIOLATIONS: DUI, Negligent Operation

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 05/25/2020 at approximately 0038 hours, the Vermont State Police responded to a single motor vehicle crash on E. River Rd. in the Town of Lincoln. Troopers identified the at fault operator as Austin L. Wimett-Lafayette (24) of Lincoln, VT. Upon investigation, Troopers discovered Wimett-Lafayette was traveling west bound on E. River Rd when he left the roadway, striking a pole off the east bound portion of the roadway. Wimett-Lafayette was transported to Porter Hospital for evaluation where he was determined to have no major injuries.

 

While speaking with Wimett-Lafayette, Troopers detected signs of impairment. Wimett-Lafayette was screened for DUI and subsequently placed under arrest for suspicion of DUI and Negligent Operation. Wimett-Lafayette was transported to the New Haven Barracks for processing and later released with a citation to appear in Addison County Superior Court, Criminal Division at a later date.

 

Troopers were assisted on scene by members of Bristol Rescue and the Bristol Fire Department.

 

 

 

VCVC: Pending

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT: Addison County Superior Court, Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: 06/15/2020 1230 hours

 

 

 

*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.

 

Shaftsbury Barracks/ DUI #2

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B301670

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sergeant Seth Loomis                             

STATION: VSP - Shaftsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 5-25-20/ 0229 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Vermont Route 7A near Myers Road, Shaftsbury, Vermont

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED: Anissa Kennedy                                               

AGE: 40

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bennington, Vermont

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the early morning of 5-25-20, Troopers from the Shaftsbury barracks initiated a motor vehicle stop for a speeding violation on Vermont Route 7A in the town of Shaftsbury, VT. Troopers made contact with the operator who was identified as Kennedy (40). Investigation revealed Kennedy was operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Subsequently, Kennedy was arrested for DUI and transported to the Shaftsbury barracks for processing.

 

Kennedy was released with a citation to appear in Bennington Superior Court - Criminal Division on 07/06/2020 at 0815 hours to answer to the charge of DUI #2.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: July 6, 2020/ 0815 hours           

COURT: Bennington Superior Court - Criminal Division

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

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

 

Derby Barracks Domestic Assault

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A501810

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt. Debra Munson                                        

STATION: Derby                    

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 5/24/20 / 2045 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Glover, VT

VIOLATION: Domestic Assault

 

ACCUSED: Debra Hazen                                               

AGE: 66

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterford, 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 5/24/2020 at approximately 2045 hours, State Police responded to 136 Access Drive in the town of Glover for a report of a family fight. Investigation revealed Debra Hazen attempted to cause physical harm to a family member by slapping the victim in the face, putting her hands around the victims throat and pushing the victim. Hazen is to appear in Orleans County Court on 5/26/2020 1230 hours to answer to the charges of Domestic Assault.  

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 5/26/20  1230 hours           

COURT: Orleans

LODGED - LOCATION: n/a     

BAIL: n/a

MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

 

 

Sergeant Debra Munson

Patrol Commander

Vermont State Police

A-Troop Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, VT 05829

(802) 334-8881

(802) 498-8218

E-mail: Debra.Munson@vermont.gov

 

VSP Westminster / DUI

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

CASE#: 20B102303

TROOPER: Tpr. John Waitekus                           

STATION:  Westminster barracks                    

CONTACT#: (802) 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME:  05-24-20 at 2030 hrs.

INCIDENT LOCATION: 300 West Hill Rd. Putney, VT.

VIOLATION: DUI    

ACCUSED: Teresa M. Bratton                                              

AGE: 20

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:   Newfane, VT.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 05-24-20, at approximately 2030 hrs. the Vermont State Police responded to a 911 call reporting a car into a pole on West Hill Rd. in Putney. Operator Teresa Bratton, 20, and passenger Kathleen Brennan, 35, were transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for non life threatening injuries. After an investigation, Teresa Bratton, 20, of Putney was arrested and charged with DUI. The operator was found to be intoxicated and using her cell phone seconds before the crash. Bratton was processed and later released to a family member with a citation to appear in VT Superior Court Windham Criminal Division on 07-28-20 at 0800 hrs.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:  07-28-20            

COURT: VT Superior Court Windham Criminal Division

LODGED: No

MUG SHOT: Attached 

 

 

Trooper John Waitekus 

Vermont State Police - Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney, VT. 05346

Tel. (802) 722-4600 Ext. 522 

 

Shaftsbury Barracks / DUI #1

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B301666

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Nicholas Grimes                            

STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks                   

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: May 24th, 2020, at 2125 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Shaftsbury, VT

VIOLATION: 23 VSA 1201 -  DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: Clint J. Davendonis                                               

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: North Bennington, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On May 24th, 2020, at approximately 2125 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police - Shaftsbury Barracks, conducted a motor vehicle stop on VT Route 7A, in the Town of Shaftsbury (VT) for a motor vehicle operation violation. 

 

Troopers identified the operator as Clint Davendonis, age 28, of North Bennington, VT.  Clint showed signs of impairment and was screened for DUI.  Investigation revealed that Clint was in physical control of a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol.  Clint was taken into custody and processed at the Vermont State Police - Shaftsbury Barracks for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol.  Clint was released on citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Bennington Criminal Division on July 6th, 2020, at 0815 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: July 6th, 2020, at 0815 hours          

COURT: Vermont Superior Court - Bennington Criminal Division

LODGED - 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.

May 24, 2020

St. Albans Barracks//DLS

                                           STATE OF VERMONT

                                DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

                                          VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE# 20A202190

TROOPER: Dylan LaMere                                                              

STATION: St. Albans Barracks                     

CONTACT# 802 524 5993

 

DATE/TIME: 05/24/20

VIOLATION: Driving License Criminally Suspended

 

ACCUSED: Matthew Wayne Eller  

AGE: 27

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Enosburgh, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

               

                On 5/24/20 at approximately 1824 hours the Vermont State Police initiated a traffic stop on South River St in Swanton VT. Further investigation revealed that the driver Matthew W Eller (DOB:06/09/92) was operating the motor vehicle with a suspended license criminally. Eller was arrested and transported back to the St. Albans barracks. Eller was released with a citation to appear in Franklin County District Court on July 20th, 2020 at 1300 hours for the above charge.

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 06/29/20

COURT: Franklin County District Court

MUG SHOT: No

 

*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. Albans Barracks//DUI,LSA

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

                                                                                                                                                   PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE# 20A202191

TROOPER: Dylan LaMere                                                              

STATION: St. Albans Barracks                     

CONTACT# 802 524 5993

 

DATE/TIME: 05/24/20 –  1904 hours

LOCATION: Swanton Road

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Brendan T. Kelly-Longfellow

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Winooski, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

               

                On May 24, 2020 at approximately 1904 hours the Vermont State Police initiated a traffic stop in St. Albans, VT due to a motor vehicle violation and a complaint. Subsequent investigation revealed the driver, Brendan T. Kelly-Longfellow (DOB:02/15/88) struck another vehicle, leaving the scene of the crash and was ultimately determined to have been operating while under the influence of alcohol.  Kelly-Longfellow was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Albans Barracks for processing. Kelly-Longfellow was issued a citation to appear in Franklin County District Court on 6/29/20 at 1300 hours for the above charge.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 6/29/20

COURT: Franklin 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.

 

 

Derby Barracks/Crash Injury

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 20A501805           

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Ian Alford

STATION: Derby Barracks           

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 5/24/20

STREET: Glover St.

TOWN: Barton

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Roaring brook Road

WEATHER: Clear   

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Stacie Newland

AGE:  26   

SEAT BELT? No

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lowell, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 03

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Outback

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: significant damage to the passengers side of the vehicle

INJURIES: received injuries to her head, the other occupants received minor

injuries

HOSPITAL: North Country Hospital

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Seth Brosseau

AGE: 31    

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Orleans, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Camry

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: significant damage to the front of the vehicle

INJURIES: Minor injury

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

    On 5/24/20 at approximately 1200 hours, the State Police received a call

regarding a crash on glover rd in barton. Witness's stated Stacie Newland was

backing out of her mother's driveway on to Glover Rd, and Brosseau, travelling

on Glover Rd, crashed into Newland. Fire and ambulance were dispatched to the

scene.

 

Trooper Ian Alford

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Rd

Derby, VT 05829

Ian.Alford@Vermont.gov

(802) 334-8881

 

Shaftsbury Barracks/ Excessive Speed

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B301661

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Colin Shepley                             

STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks                        

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 05/24/2020 at 1526 hours.

INCIDENT LOCATION: US Route 7 in Sunderland

VIOLATION: Excessive Speed

 

ACCUSED: Andrew D. Baranello                                                

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Willow Grove, PA

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time, Vermont State Police observed a motorcycle travelling at a high speed north on US Route 7 in the Town of Sunderland. Radar indicated the speed at 112 miles per hour in a 55 mile per hour zone.

 

A motor vehicle stop was conducted and the operator was identified as Andrew D. Baranello of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania. Baranello was subsequently issued a citation to appear in Vermont Superior Court Bennington Criminal Division on 07/06/2020 at 0815 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 07/06/2020 at 0815 hours            

COURT: Vermont Superior Court Bennington Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: 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.

 

Trooper Colin Shepley

Vermont State Police Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road Shaftsbury, VT 05262

802-442-5421

 

VSP St Johnsbury / 20A402517

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A402517

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Schlesinger                             

STATION: VSP-St Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 5/24/20 / 1057 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: VT RTE 18, Waterford

VIOLATION: Gross Negligent Operation, Reckless Endangerment, Excessive Speed, Aggravated Attempt to Elude

 

ACCUSED: Francis Lawler                                               

AGE: 22 years

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterford, 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 5/24/20 at approximately 1057 hours Vermont State Troopers were dispatched to 931 Duck Pond Road in Waterford for the report of an active domestic disturbance. While Troopers were responding it was reported that the male, Francis Lawler, left the residence in a white Subaru WRX. Troopers observed the vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on VT Route 18 headed towards St Johnsbury. Troopers initiated a traffic stop, but Lawler refused to stop his vehicle. The more than 4 mile pursuit reached speeds in excess of 90 mph. During the course of the pursuit Lawler's vehicle crossed the center line into oncoming traffic and eventually lost one of the tires. Lawler was taken into custody and transported to the St Johnsbury barracks for processing. Lawler was released with a citation to appear at the Caledonia County Superior Court to answer the charges.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 7/20/2020 / 0830 hours           

COURT: St Johnsbury

LODGED - LOCATION:  N/A   

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT:  NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

 

 

*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 Jason Schlesinger

Vermont State Police

1068 US Route 5, Suite 1

St Johnsbury, VT 05819

(802)748-3111