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January 29, 2020

Westminster Barracks - Possession of Heroin, Transportation of Heroin into the State, Possession of Stolen Property

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B100512

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt. Ryan Wood                            

STATION: Westminster                   

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 01/27/28 at 2052 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-91 north, mile marker 25, Westminster, VT

 

ACCUSED: Cyrus Cross                                             

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Norwich, VT

VIOLATION: DUI Drugs & Possession of Stolen Property

 

ACCUSED: James Gutro                                             

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lebanon, NH

VIOLATION: Possession of Heroin (Over 1 gram) & Transportation of Heroin into Vermont

 

VICTIM: Marshalls & TJ MAXX - Investigation continuing

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 1/28/20, at approximately 1440 hours, Troopers from the Westminster Barracks conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle for expired inspection, south bound on I-91 near mile marker 34 in Rockingham, VT.  Due to observations made during this encounter, Troopers suspected the purpose of the trip was to purchase illegal drugs in Massachusetts. The vehicle was released after documenting the civil violation.

 

Several hours later, at approximately 2050 hours, Troopers observed the same vehicle northbound on I-91, near mile marker 25, in Westminster, VT.  Troopers conducted a stop of the vehicle for speeding.  During a the car stop and subsequent investigation, probable cause for criminal activity was developed.  The operator, Cyrus Cross, 38, also showed signs of impairment and drug paraphernalia was located on his person. 

 

During a search of the vehicle, Troopers located 80 bags of suspected heroin,  belonging to the passenger, James Gutro, 28, of Lebanon, NH. It was determined this heroin was in fact purchased in Massachusetts.  Additionally, Troopers located an array of stolen merchandise to include clothing and electronics from Mashalls and TJ MAXX stores. 

 

Both Gutro and Cross were arrested and transported to the Westminster Barracks. Both were processed for the offenses listed above.  They were issued citations and ordered to appear in court at a later date and time.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 3/31/20            

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 – 802-722-4658

 

Derby Barracks / DUI

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#:20A500384

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Paul Pennoyer                             

STATION: Derby                     

CONTACT#:334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 01/29/2020 / 0050 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: US RT 5, Irasburg

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Colbi Matten

AGE: 21

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lowell, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

              On 01/29/2020 at 0050 hours, Vermont State Police enacted a traffic stop on US RT 5 in the town of Irasburg. While speaking with the operator, Colbi Matten, indicators of impairment were detected. Upon completion of the investigation, Matten was placed under arrest and transported to the Vermont State Police Derby Barracks for processing.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 02/18/2020 0830 hours

COURT: Orleans

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A        

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.

 

Respectfully,

Trooper Paul Pennoyer

Vermont State Police

Troop A - Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Rd. Derby VT

paul.pennoyer@vermont.gov

802-334-8881

 

 

 

Shaftsbury Barracks / DUI #1

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B300318

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Nicholas Grimes                           

STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks                   

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: January 29th, 2020, at approximately 0020 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: North Street, Bennington, VT

VIOLATION: 23 VSA 1201 - DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: Michael O’Neil

AGE: 57

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bennington, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On January 29th, 2020, at approximately 0020 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police - Shaftsbury Barracks, conducted a motor vehicle stop on North Street near Gage Street, in the Town of Bennington (VT) for a motor vehicle operation violation. 

 

Troopers identified the operator as Michael O’Neil, age 57, of Bennington, VT.  O’Neil showed signs of impairment and was screened for DUI.  Investigation revealed that O’Neil was in physical control of a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol/drugs.  O’Neil was taken into custody and processed at the Vermont State Police – Shaftsbury Barracks for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol/drugs.  O’Neil was released on citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Bennington Criminal Division on February 10th, 2020, at 0815 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: February 10th, 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.

 

Westminster Barracks / DUI #1, LSA, Reckless Endangerment, Gross Negligent Operation, Cruelty to a Child

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B100511

Trooper Kali Eyles                       

STATION:  Westminster                   

CONTACT#: (802) 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 01/28/2020 @ 09:00 pm

INCIDENT LOCATION: West St, Dummerston, VT

VIOLATION: DUI #1, LSA, Reckless Endangerment, Gross Negligent Operation, Cruelty to a Child

 

ACCUSED: Meghan McBean

AGE: 36

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Dummerston, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 01/28/2020 at approximately 9:00 pm, the Vermont State Police responded to a report of a hit and run motor vehicle crash on West Street in the Town of Dummerston (Windham County), Vermont.  Vermont State Police arrived on scene and observed a 2011 Chevy Aveo parked in the driveway of Meghan McBean with significant front-end damage.

During the investigation, it was determined that Meghan McBean was the operator of the above vehicle.  Further investigation revealed a child passenger in the vehicle at the time of the hit and run. McBean was later arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence, reckless endangerment, leaving the scene of an accident, gross negligent operation, and cruelty to a child.  McBean was transported to the Vermont State Police barracks in Westminster for processing. Vermont State Police were assisted on scene by members of the West Dummerston Fire Department. No injuries were reported in the crash.

McBean was released with a criminal citation and is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on February 11, 2020 at 08:00 am to answer to the above charges.  

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:   February 11, 2020 @ 08:00 am   

COURT: Vermont Superior Court Windham, 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.

 

 

 

Trooper Kali Eyles

Vermont State Police

Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd,

Putney, VT 05346

Tel. 802-722-4600

Kali.eyles@vermont.gov

 

 

January 28, 2020

Westminster Barracks / DUI and Reckless Endangerment

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

CASE#: 20B100510

TROOPER: Trooper Eric Acevedo                          

STATION:  Westminster barracks                    

CONTACT#: (802) 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 01/28/2020 at approximately 1858 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Route 5 in the town of Brattleboro                                  

VIOLATION: Driving Under the Influence and Reckless Endangerment (2)

ACCUSED: Elias Abdulsater                                           

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Fairlee, Vermont

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On January 28th, 2020 at 6:58 pm a Trooper with the Vermont State Police – Westminster Barracks was patrolling the area of Route 5 in the town of Brattleboro. The Trooper observed a vehicle driving erratically, with multiple traffic violations. Investigation revealed that the operator was under the influence of alcohol and there were also children in the vehicle. The operator was arrested and transported to the Westminster barracks for processing and released with a citation to appear in VT Superior Court- Windham Criminal Division on 02/11/2020 at 0800 am. 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 02/11/2020 at 0800 am               

COURT: VT Superior Court Windham Criminal Division

LODGED: NO

MUG SHOT: Attached  

 

 

 

Rutland Barracks/DUI Drugs, Criminal DLS, Leaving the Scene of an Accident

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B400395

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Bryan Mazzola                             

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 01/28/2020 at 1500

INCIDENT LOCATION: Campbell Road/Barrett Hill Road

VIOLATION:

  1. DUI-Drugs
  2. Criminal Driving License Suspended
  3. Leaving the Scene of an Accident

 

ACCUSED: Nicholas Henning                                               

AGE: 39

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On January 28, 2020 at approximately 1500 hours, Troopers with Vermont State Police were dispatched to a disabled motor vehicle at the intersection of Campbell Road and Barrett Hill road in Center Rutland, VT.

The operator of the vehicle was identified as Nicholas Henning of Rutland, VT. Subsequent investigation determined Henning had been operating the motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs. Henning’s right to drive a vehicle was also Criminally Suspended.

Further investigation revealed Henning was involved in an earlier accident in Rutland City and fled the scene.

Henning was taken into custody and transported to the State Police Barracks in Rutland for suspicion of DUI Drugs and Criminal DLS. While at the State Police Barracks, Henning participated in a drug evaluation conducted by a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE). At the conclusion of the evaluation he was issued a citation to appear in Rutland County Superior Court to answer to the charges of DUI Drugs, Criminal DLS, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident. 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 03/16/2020 at 0830 hours       

COURT: Rutland

LODGED - LOCATION: N    

BAIL: N

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.

 

 

ST ALBANS BARRACKS/DLS

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 20A200442

 

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Bojan Brkovic                            

STATION: St. Albans                   

CONTACT#: (802) 524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: January 28th, 2020, 1840 hours

LOCATION: Swanton Road, St. Albans, VT

 

VIOLATIONS: Criminal DLS

ACCUSED: Steven K. Perron

AGE: 36

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On January 28th, 2020, at 1840 hours, VSP St. Albans Troopers were on patrol in the area of Swanton Road in St. Albans VT, when a motor vehicle stop was conducted.. Troopers spoke with the operator, Perron, and further investigation revealed that his privilege to operate a motor vehicle was under criminal suspension in the State of Vermont. Perron was cited to appear before the Franklin County Superior Court- Criminal Division on March 16th,  2020 at 1300 hours to answer to the charge of Criminal DLS..

 

COURT ACTION: YES

COURT DATE:  03/16/2020

COURT: Franklin Country Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

 

 

 

Trooper Bojan Brkovic

Vermont State Police- St Albans Barracks

140 Fisher Pond Road

St Albans, VT 05478

P: (802)-524-5993

F: (802)-527-1150

 

St. Albans Barracks/ Criminal DLS, Violation of Conditions of Release, Wanted Person

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A100476

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Charlotte Hartman                            

STATION: St. Albans                            

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 01/28/2020 at 1548 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Rt 15/Rt 108, Cambridge VT

VIOLATION: Criminal DLS, Violation of Conditions of Release, Wanted Person

 

ACCUSED: Alyssa Higgins                                                

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N Troy, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 01/28/2020 at approximately 1548 hours, Vermont State Police initiated a traffic stop in the location of Rt 15 by Rt 108 S in the town of Cambridge for a moving violation.

 

The operator was identified as Alyssa Higgins(23) of N Troy. It was revealed that Higgins license was criminally suspended in the State of Vermont.

 

Higgins had two active sets of Conditions of Release which she was in violation of for operating a motor vehicle.

 

It was also revealed that Higgins had an active Warrant for her Arrest issued by Williston Pd for a prior DUI and DLS with $500 bail.

 

Higgins was issued a citation to appear in Lamoille County Superior Court for the above offenses. Higgins was then transported to Chittenden County Correctional Facility where she was lodged on her warrant.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 03/11/2020 at 1230 hours           

COURT: Lamoille County Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION: Chittenden County Correctional Facility      

BAIL: $500.00

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 Charlotte Hartman (232)

Vermont State Police

St. Albans Barracks

802-524-5993

Charlotte.Hartman@vermont.gov

 

St. Albans Barracks//DLS

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

                                                                                                                Driving License Suspended

 

CASE#: 20A200440                        

TROOPER: LaMere

STATION: St. Albans           

CONTACT#: (802) 524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 01/28/2020 1550 hours

STREET: N. Main St.

TOWN: Montgomery

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:  W Hill Road

 

SUMMARY:

On January 28, 2020 1550 hours the Vermont State Police initiated a traffic stop on N. Main St. near West Hill Road in Montgomery, VT. The driver, Christopher Carr (DOB:11/13/1981) of Montgomery, VT was operating the motor vehicle with a suspended license criminally. Christopher Carr was placed under arrest and transported back to the St. Albans Barracks for processing. Carr was issued a citation to appear in Franklin County District Court on 02/24/2020 at 1300 hours for 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.

 

 

RE: Traffic Alert - I 189 Westbound crash Update

Update - The roadway, I 189 West, has been reopened to travel in both lanes. 

 

 

From: Constable, Brian via DPS.VSPMedia <dps.vspmedia@list.vermont.gov>
Sent: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 5:35 PM
To: DPS - Roadway Alert <DPS.RoadwayAlert@vermont.gov>
Subject: Traffic Alert - I 189 Westbound crash has traffic backed up

 

EXTERNAL SENDER: Do not open attachments or click on links unless you recognize and trust the sender.

Traffic alert – I 189 Westbound in South Burlington

State of Vermont

Department of Public Safety

Vermont State Police

Williston Barracks

 

News Release – Highway / Traffic Notification

 

I 189 is experiencing delays in the area of the Farrell st overpass due to a crash.

 

This incident is expected to last for 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.

 

Traffic Alert - I 189 Westbound crash has traffic backed up

Traffic alert – I 189 Westbound in South Burlington

State of Vermont

Department of Public Safety

Vermont State Police

[Barracks Name]

 

News Release – Highway / Traffic Notification

 

I 189 is experiencing delays in the area of the Farrell st overpass due to a crash.

 

This incident is expected to last for 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.

 

St. Albans Barracks / Simple Assault

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

CASE#: 20A200436                       

TROOPER: M. Conte

STATION: St. Albans                         

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: January 28th 2020 at 1320 Hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: North River Street, Swanton

 

ACCUSED: Andrea Day

AGE: 29

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rouses Point, New York

 

VICTIM: Bobbi Jo Hodgdon

AGE: 42

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Milton, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On January 28th 2020 at approximately 1320 hours, members of the Vermont State Police received the report of an assault which occurred at a residence along North River Street in the town of Swanton. Investigation revealed that a female, identified as Andrea Day, struck another female in the face during an altercation. The female who was struck was identified as one Bobbi Jo Hodgdon. Ultimately, Day was issued a citation to appear before the Franklin County District Court on March 2nd 2020 at 1300 hours order to face the aforementioned charge.      

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: March 2nd 2020 at 1300 Hours

BAIL: N/A

COURT: Franklin County District Court

MUG SHOT: None

 

St. Albans Barracks / Violation of Conditions of Release

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

CASE#: 20A200436                       

TROOPER: M. Conte

STATION: St. Albans                         

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: January 28th 2020 at 1320 Hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: North River Street, Swanton

 

ACUSED: Bobbi Jo Hodgdon

AGE: 42

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Milton, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On January 28th 2020 at approximately 1320 hours, members of the Vermont State Police received the report of an assault which occurred at a residence along North River Street in the town of Swanton. During the course of the investigation it was discovered that one of the individuals involved in the incident was violating conditions of release pertaining to a twenty four hour curfew. The individual in question was identified as Bobbi Jo Hodgdon. Ultimately, Hodgdon was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Albans State Police Barracks for processing. At the conclusion of processing, Hodgdon was issued a citation to appear before the Franklin County District Court on January 28th 2020 at 1100 hours order to face the aforementioned charge.      

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: January 28th 2020 at 1100 Hours

BAIL: N/A

COURT: Franklin County District Court

MUG SHOT: None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

St. Albans Barracks / DLS (Cambridge)

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 20A100473                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Adam Lippa

STATION: St. Albans Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 1/28/20 @ 2:25 pm

INCIDENT LOCATION: Rt 15 near RT 108  

TOWN: Cambridge, VT

VIOLATION: DLS

 

ACCUSED: Kenneth Lanpher                                                

AGE: 18

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterville, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time the Vermont State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop in Cambridge, VT. The operator was identified as, Kenneth Lanpher. His driving history showed multiple convictions for driving without a license within the last 2 years, making it a criminal violation. He was issued a citation to appear in Lamoille Criminal Court to answer to the above charge.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 3/11/20 @ 12:30 pm           

COURT: Lamoille County

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.

 

 

Derby Barracks/Cruelty to a child arrest

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

INCIDENT:

 

CASE #: 20A500071

 

TROOPER: Abigail Drew                 STATION: Derby                    CONTACT#: 334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 1/5/2020 at 0800 hours

 

LOCATION (specific) Jay Peak, Jay, VT                                                                                                        

 

VIOLATION: Cruelty to a child

 

ACCUSED: Shannon Wrabel                         AGE:  32

 

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Westfield, VT

 

Victim: (Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of domestic violence)

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

               On 1/5/2020, at approximately 0815 hours, the Vermont State Police were contacted by the Jay Peak Resort advising that they had located two minor children roaming their hallways unsupervised. Troopers from the Derby Barracks responded and met with both children. The children were determined to be under the age of 10. An investigation revealed that both children had been left in the care of Shannon Wrabel, an acquittance to one of the children’s parents. It was further found that Wrabel had left the children unattended without adult supervision from approximately 3am until they were located in the halls around 7am. Wrabel was subsequently issued a citation for Cruelty to a child.

 

Court Date: 2/25/20

Prints: No

Mugshot: Not Available

Court: Orleans County Court

 

 

Trooper Abigail Drew & K9 Ranger
Vermont State Police
Troop A Derby
35 Crawford Road
Derby, VT 05829
802-334-8881

 

Daily Incident Summary- January 28th, 2020


Westminster Barracks / DUI #2

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B100494

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Isabella Corrao                               

STATION: Westminster Barracks                      

CONTACT#: (802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: January 27, 2020 at 2350 hrs

INCIDENT LOCATION: Interstate 91 northbound at mile marker 31

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED:  Dustin M. Broughton                                               

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Weymouth, MA

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On this date and time, Vermont State Police received a report of a white Jeep Wrangler operating erratically on Interstate 91 northbound at mile marker 18 in the Town of Dummerston (Windham County) Vermont.

 

Vermont State Police located the above vehicle on Interstate 91 northbound at mile marker 31 in the Town of Westminster (Windham County) Vermont.  Vermont State Police stopped the above vehicle and arrested 35-year-old Dustin M. Broughton of Weymouth, Massachusetts for suspicion of driving under the influence.

 

Broughton was transported to the Westminster State Police Barracks for processing.  Broughton was later lodged at Southern State Correctional Facility where he will be held until sober. 

 

Broughton is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on February 11, 2020 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.

 

 

Trooper Isabella Corrao

Vermont State Police – Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney, VT. 05346

Tel. (802)722-4600

 

January 27, 2020

St. Johnsbury / Fugitive from Justice

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A400518

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jason Danielsen                            

STATION: St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 1/27/2020 at approximately 1850 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Moose River Drive, St. Johnsbury, VT

VIOLATION: Fugitive From Justice

 

ACCUSED: Daniel Grimes                                               

AGE: 41

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Groveton, NH

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 1/27/2020, at approximately 1850 hours, Vermont Troopers

were contacted by the Northumberland, NH Police Department about a male with an

extraditable NH warrant in the town of St. Johnsbury, VT. It was learned the

male, Daniel Grimes (41), was staying at a residence on Moose River Drive in the

town of St. Johnsbury, VT. Troopers responded to the residence where Grimes was

taken into custody without incident. Grimes was subsequently lodged for lack of

$20,000 bail.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 1/28/2020 at 1230 hours           

COURT: Caledonia Criminal Court

LODGED - LOCATION: Northeast Regional Correctional Complex     

BAIL: $20,000

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.

 

Trooper Jason Danielsen

Vermont State Police

St. Johnsbury Barracks

Phone: (802) 748-3111

Fax: (802) 748-1585